المواد الدراسية

Basic definitions – morphology of ore bodies – ore textures – theories of ore genesis – classification of ore deposits – orthomagmatic deposits – diamonds and kimberlites – the carbonatite environment – volcanogenic massive sulphides - greisen and...
Origin of the Arabian Shield – stratigraphic schemes – igneous and tectonic activity – island arc and microcontinents - allochthonous terranes – ophiolites and sutures – correlation with the Nubian Shield – the Pan-African episode – Archean terranes...
Origin and composition of magma – magmatic differentiation – volcanism and its products – emplacement mechanisms of plutonic rocks – geochemistry of igneous rocks and its relationship with their tectonic settings – types of metamorphism- field...