Practical Vs Theory
Develop your interest and enthusiasm for Earth science through hands-on geology and field-work. The course is designed to inspire a love of geology by providing a dynamic, contemporary and exciting opportunity for students to engage with the dynamic Earth. You will study:
- Development of Practical Skills
- Minerals and Rocks
- Fossils and Time
- Global Tectonics
- Petrology and Economic Geology
- Basin Analysis
This course is 80% exams and 20% coursework. You will also be required to complete a minimum of 12 assessed practicals.
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