Internal Geological Processes: Earth’s Dynamics and Composition


This course covers the internal geological processes of the Earth, including plate tectonics theory, orogenesis, seafloor spreading, geological evidence for plate tectonics, and the relationship between topography and plate tectonics.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will acquire a comprehensive understanding of the Earth's internal dynamics and composition, as well as the skills to analyze geological evidence and apply geophysical methods to study the geosphere.

Course program

Introduction to Earth's Structure and Dynamics
Plate Tectonics Theory
Internal Geological Processes
Geological Evidence for Plate Tectonics
Direct and Indirect Methods of Studying the Geosphere
Relationship Between Topography and Plate Tectonics