GEOL240

Field Studies A - Mapping

15 points

Occurrences

Description

Geological mapping involves the observation, recording, presentation and interpretation of field data, all fundamental skills required by practising geologists. Students enrolling in GEOL240 will complete laboratory classes and prepare a geologic map, cross-section, and written report for the Island Hills area of North Canterbury based on field data collected on a fieldtrip held during semester break.

Pre-requisites

(1) GEOL111, and (2) GEOL113 or GEOL115

Co-requisites

15 points from any of GEOL242-246 offered in the same semester