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
Coordinator: Timothy Little. Other instructors: Rupert Sutherland, John Townend.
Teaching dates 11th July 2016 - 21st August 2016
Teaching dates 5th September 2016 - 16th October 2016