Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course is a guide in relating origin processes of ore deposits to tectonic settings.
Course contents summary
Genesis of ore deposits: origin due to internal processes; origin due to surface processes. Plate tectonic controls and mineralization in tectonic settings. Classifications of ore deposits. Examples of the most important types of ore deposit. Ore mineralization through geological time.
Evans, A.M. - Ore Geology and Industial minerals. An introduction - 1992, Blackwell Science