GEOS2131 – Field Methods and Mapping

Field Methods and Mapping

This course provides opportunity to undertake an extended field mapping exercise in a selected area of the state. The course will cover practical geological mapping techniques, general field skills, and the integration of stratigraphic, lithological, structural and palaeontological concepts. Use of remote sensed and geophysical imagery of the area to be mapped will be included. This course may be run in conjunction with other universities. 

 Session 1, 2017

6 units of credit

Hours per week: 4 - 1 hour lectures, 3 hours practicals, plus field mapping camp of up to six days duration.

Number of weeks: 12.

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Who should I contact?

Coordinator: Martin Van Kranendonk