Courses



Elective Modules (60 ECTS-Credits)
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Module 10: Sedimentary Geology (2) (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Positive completion of module 9.
Learning Outcome: Students learn about the formation of marine and terrestrial sediments, and are able to interpret them through the application of sequence stratigraphy.
Module 11: Geographical Information Systems (GIS) (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students are able to enter, manage and interpret relevant geological data into a geographical information system.
Module 18: Applied Mineralogy (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Positive completion of module 16 and 17.
Learning Outcome: Students learn about the most important mineral and synthetic raw materials and their formation processes.
Module 19: Material Sciences (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students learn the technical basics of important solid mineralogical systems.
Module 20: Geochronology and Isotope Geochemistry (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Positive completion of module 2, 3 and 4.
Learning Outcome: Students become skilled in the basics of isotope geochemistry, learning the geological applications of stable and radiogenic isotopes.
Module 22: Basics of Global Change and Risk Research (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students grasp the basic theoretical and practical concepts of the human-environment relationship, and can apply them to issues of global change and risk research.
Module 23: Geography of Mountain Regions (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students gain a direct understanding of the human-environment relations in mountain systems, along with the ability to transfer basic environmental and social principles to different regions.
Module 24: Ice and Climate (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: keine
Learning Outcome: Students are introduced to the earth's climate system, with particular reference to the cryosphere.
Module 25: Extended Gender Aspects (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students are familiar with the current approaches in gender-issue research and are able to apply them in regards to sustainability, in anthropological as well as natural scientific disciplines and in the field.

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).