Regional Structural Geology

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Regional Structural Geology

  • Host University

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  • Location

    Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • Area of Study

    Geology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    TYPE OF ASSESSMENT
    Final written exam (E): 70% Student presentations (Pres), practicals (Prac) and/or assignments (A): 20% Class participation: 10% It is not possible to compensate one component with another.

    REMARKS
    Regional structural geology focusses on integrating different scales in various structural geological settings, exploring the interplay between lithospheric processes, mantle dynamics, topographic expression and its structural representation from the scale of orogens, basins, outcrops to micro-scale.

     

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