715199 Quaternary field course

summer semester 2017 | Last update: 08.02.2017 Place course on memo list
715199
Quaternary field course
EX 2
Block
annually
English

The students gain detailed insights into important alpine Quaternary climatic and paleoenvironmental processes. They are capable of i) recognizing a range of quaternary sediments and landforms and ii) correctly interpreting these sediments and landforms in terms of  formation proceses and genesis.

The course consists of a introductory section that provides the theoretical foundation and and a field mapping course.The latter will focus on quaternary geological mapping, logging and facies analysis.

Continuous assessment (based on regular written and/or oral contribution by participants).

Essays, written midterm exam about theory part, written site report, short presentations in the evenings, cooperation

Will be discussed in the first lesson.

not applicable
This class will be given in English
see dates
26.-30.6.2017, Hinterriß