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This course establishes the fundamental principles underlying the main methods of geophysical exploration data and their interpretation as applied to Earth Sciences. This includes some basic principles of continuum mechanics and stress and strain as used in structural geology as well some basic principles of geophysical fluid dynamics as relevant to sediment transport and deposition in sedimentology.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
1st Attempt: In-course assessment (50%); two-hour examination (50%).
Resit: Two-hour examination (100%).
Worksheets from surgeries and practical sessions will provide a vehicle for formative assessment.
Written and oral comments on worksheets during surgeries. Summative assessment at the end of term.