ESCI 302

Tectonics and Structural Geology

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

20 points

Prerequisites
ESCI 203, 341, 342; 15 MATH, PHYS, QUAN or STAT pts or approved equivalent; 15 further pts from (CHEM 113-115, MATH 141-177, PHYS 114-115, STAT 193);
Corequisites
None
Restrictions
ESCI 340

Tuition fees

Domestic
$1106.40
International
$4695.60


Assessment

Satisfactory attendance at lectures and laboratory classes and the two field trips.

In-term assessment and final examination

CRN 15145

Coordinator: Timothy Little. Other instructor: Rupert Sutherland.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 11th July 2016 - 21st August 2016

  1. Monday
    14:10 - 15:00
    Cotton CO124
  2. Tuesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Cotton CO124
  3. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Cotton CO124

Teaching dates 5th September 2016 - 16th October 2016

  1. Monday
    14:10 - 15:00
    Cotton CO124
  2. Tuesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Cotton CO124
  3. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Cotton CO124