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Structural Geology
This site is a module for introductory structural geology. The module is web-based and contains text, illustrations, exercises, interactive models, and animations. The module also contains laboratory exercises and a practice exam. Topics include stress and strain, faults, folds, and geologic maps. This site would be useful for teachers looking for interactive teaching tools, or could be used by students as a self-paced tutorial.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Computer activity
    • Module / Unit
    • Presentation / Demo
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Structural geology
Technical requirements:
Shockwave player
Flash player
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 1999-2002 by G. H. Girty.
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-498
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Dynamics of the Earth'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Prof Gary H. Girty
San Diego State University, Dept of Geological Sciences