An introduction to the fundamental concepts, principles and methods in global tectonics and structural geology. The laboratory part of the course emphasises practical methods of structural analysis and interpretation based on outcrop, microscopic and geophysical data sets. It includes two all-day field trips.
Taught by the School of Geography, Environment & Earth Sciences, part of the Faculty of Science
Satisfactory attendance at lectures and laboratory classes and the two field trips.
In-term assessment and final examination
Course outline 2013 ( 352 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.
Coordinator: Timothy Little.
Teaching dates 15th July 2013 - 20th October 2013