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GL4528: GEOLOGY FIELD COURSE (2017-2018)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 18:26


Course Overview

None.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Professor David Jolley

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 4

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • BSc Geology (Studied)
  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

A residential field class of up to 6 days tied to the interpretation of supporting geological data and previously published work, followed by presentations through combinations of oral, poster and written report.

Further Information & Notes

This course cannot be taken with GL 40XX Petroleum Geology: Geochemistry and Geofluids.
Fieldwork is a compulsory part of this course. Fieldwork may involve crossing rough terrain, including steep gradients, rocky areas and along cliffs, and may take place during inclement weather. Any student with concerns about this, who feels adjustments or additional support may be required, should contact the University's Disability Adviser or the Department Disability Co-ordinator as early as possible. The Department is committed to making reasonable adjustments to enable students to achieve the learning outcomes of the degree programme.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

None.

Contact Teaching Time

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Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt: In-course assessment (100%).

Formative Assessment

Assessments will be set on an individual day of field work, and returned, marked before the end of the course.

Feedback

By return of assessment sheets accompanying each individual assessment exercise.

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