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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 course covers 10 key topics in geophysics. Teaching is delivered through a mixture of lectures, tutorials, and practical classes, including computer based practicals where you will learn the basics of coding python. By the end of the course, you should be able to:
Each week of term covers a different topic:
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
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There are no assessments for this course.
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|Factual||Remember||ILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.|