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Geology

Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU33924 Geological Field Skills I)

(10 ECTS credits) Michaelmas. 10 days JS Geology students only or permission from instructor

GLU33924 Geological Field Skills I

In-course assessment 100% Dr. Chris Nicholas

Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU33925 Geological Field Skills II)

(10 ECTS credits) Hilary Weeks 31-32 Field trip to Greece- days to TBC GLU22905,GLU22906 or permission from instructor

GLU33925 Geological Field Skills II

In-course assessment 100% Dr. David Chew
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU33926 Sedimentology)

(10 ECTS credits) Michaelmas. Weeks 3-8 & 10-14, seven hours per week GLU22905, GLU22906 or permission from instructor

GLU33926 Sedimentology

Theory examination (30%); practical examination (20%); in-course assessment (50%) Dr. Micha Ruhl
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU33928 Structural Geology)

(5 ECTS credits) Hilary. Weeks 22-27, nine hours per week GLU22905, GLU22906 or permission from instructor

GLU33928 Structural Geology

Theory examination (50%); in-course assessment (50%) Dr. David Chew
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU33934 Introduction to Geochemistry)

(5 ECTS credits) Michaelmas. Weeks 10-14, seven hours per week GLU22905, GLU22906 or permission from instructor

GLU33934 Introduction to Geochemistry

Theory examination (50%); Continuous Assessment (50%) Dr. Juan Diego Rodriguez-Blanco
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU33935 Stratigraphy and the Geology of Ireland)

(5 ECTS credits) Hilary - seven lecture hours per week - weeks 22 - 27

GLU33935

Theory Examination: 60% Continual Assessment: 40% Dr. Patrick Wyse Jackson
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU33936 Microscopy and Crystalline Rocks)

(10 ECTS credits) Michaelmas Weeks 10-14, seven hours per week GLU22905, GLU22906 or permission from instructor

GLU33936 Microscopy and Crystalline Rocks

Examination (40%) continuous assessments (40%) Practical Examination (20%) Dr. Emma Tomlinson
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU33937 GIS and Mapping Techniques)

(5 ECTS credits) Hilary Weeks 29-33, nine hours per week GLU22905, GLU22906 or permission from instructor

GLU33937 GIS and Mapping Techniques

In course assessment (100%) Dr. Claire Ansberque
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44902 Fieldwork)

(5 ECTS credits) Hilary Weeks 34-35 JS Geology students only or permission from instructor

GLU44902 Fieldwork

10 day field trip to Spain

Fieldtrip exercises and notebooks (60%); practical examination (40%) Dr. Quentin Crowley
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44904 Geological Literature)

(5 ECTS credits) Michaelmas. Weeks 3-8, 2 hours per week; Fridays 1-2pm (compulsory seminars) JS Geology students or permission from instructor

GLU44904 Geological Literature

Theory examination 100% Dr. Patrick Wyse Jackson
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44906 Global Igneous Petrology)

(5 ECTS credits) Michaelmas weeks 10-14

GLU44906 Global Igneous Petrology

7 hours per week, Theory examination (50%), in-course assessments (50%), Dr. Emma Tomlinson
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44912 Laboratory Project)

(5 ECTS credits) Michaelmas Term. Independant Study JS Geology students or permission from instructor

GLU44912 Laboratory Project

Submitted project 100%, Dr Juan Diego Rodriguez-Blanco
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44914 Petroleum Geology)

(10 ECTS credits) Michaelmas. Weeks 3-8, nine hours per week; Nine hours per week; 5 day residential field course, JS Geology students or permission from instructor

GLU44914 Petroleum Geology

Theory examination (30%); in-course assessment (40%); field course (30%) Dr. Chris Nicholas
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44919 Economic Geology)

(5 ECTS credits) Hilary. Weeks 22-27, seven hours per week JS Geology students or permission from instructor

GLU44919 Economic Geology

Theory examination (60%), in-course assessments (40%) Dr. Sean McClenaghan
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(GLU44922 Analysis in Geological, Earth & Environmental Research)

(5 ECTS credits) Michaelmas. Weeks 10-14, seven hours per week JS Geology students or permission from instructor

GLU44922 Analysis in Geological, Earth & Environmental Research

Theory examination (70%); in-course assessment (30%) Dr. Robbie Goodhue
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44924 Micropalaeontology & Evolution)

(5 ECTS credits) Hilary. Weeks 22-27, six hours per week No prerequisites

GL4424 Micropalaeontology & Evolution

Theory examination (50%), in-course assessment (50%) Dr. Una Farrell, Dr. Patrick Wyse Jackson
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44925 Applied Geophysics)

(5 ECTS credits) Hilary, Week to be confirmed No prerequisites

GLU44925 Applied Geophysics

Block taught on field, In-Course Assessment (100%) Dr. Chris Bean
Module Code & Name ECTs credits Duration and semester Prerequisite Subjects Course Description and Learning Outcomes Assessment Contact Details

(GLU44927 Isotope Geochemistry & Geochronology)

(5 ECTS credits) Michaelmas - 24hrs lectures and 18hrs practicals GLU22905 GLU22906 GLU33934

GL4427 Isotope Geochemistry & Geochronology

70% theory examination, 30% Continous Assessment. Dr. Quentin Crowley
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(GLU34923 Hydrology & Water Quality)

(5 ECTS credits) Hilary Weeks 22-27 No prerequisites

GLU34923 Hydrology & Water Quality

Theory examination (70%); In-course assessment (30%), 6 hours lectures per week Dr. Catherine Coxon