Courses



Compulsory Modules (32.5 ECTS-Credits)
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Module 2: Analytical Techniques (1) (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students learn the basic applications of important geoanalytical laboratory methods, including their faults and limitations.
Module 3: Tectonics (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students learn about geodynamic processes and are able to interpret and apply them in context, starting from plate tectonics down to a submicroscopic scale.
Module 4: Metamorphic and Magmatic Rocks (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 5 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students develop basic theoretical and practical knowledge of the petrology of metamorphic and magmatic rocks.
Module 5: Master Thesis Defense (2.5 ECTS-Credits) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Positive completion of all other modules and positive completion of the of the master thesis.
Learning Outcome: After having written their own thesis on a major topic from the subject which meets the criteria of good scientific practice, the students will be able to defend their conclusions in the form of a oral presentation.
The master thesis is presented and defended before a committee in a public lecture.

Notes:
  • There may still be changes in the courses offered as well as room allocation and course dates.
  • The course descriptions found in the English version of the course catalogue are for informational purposes only. Authoritative information can be found in the "Vorlesungsverzeichnis" (German version of the course catalogue).