Resources for Geoscience Students

This page contains important information and documents for current Single Honours BSc Geoscience students:


Course Handbooks

These are in Acrobat PDF format


Module List

For module information see Module Catalogues above

Modules
 
Principal

FHEQ Level 5 (Year 2) (all compulsory) -Note modules to change for 2019.20

ESC-20001

Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology

ESC-20002

Reconstructing Past Environments

ESC-20036

Palaeoclimatology and Quaternary Studies

ESC-20037

Geoscience and Society

ESC-20039

Advanced Structural Geology and Geological Mapping Training

ESC-20040

Geoscience Field Training

ESC-20054

Forensic and Historical Geoscience

ESC-20064

Geochemistry

FHEQ Level 6 (Year 3) (all Compuslory)- Note modules to change for 2020.21

Compulsory Modules

ESC-30032

Geoscience: Independent Field Project (2 modules)

ESC-30028

Economic Geology

ESC-30030

Advanced Petrology and Structural Geology Field Course

ESC-30034

Advanced Topics in Sedimentology (compulsory for Year 3 MGeoscience students ONLY)

Option Modules/Programme Electives (BSc Geoscience students select FOUR of the following modules,  Year 3 MGeoscience students select THREE of the following modules):

ESC-30008

Structure and Geodynamics

ESC-30009

Natural Hazards

ESC-30022

Hydrological and Engineering Geology

ESC-30025

Micropalaeontology: Principles and Applications

ESC-30034

Advanced Topics in Sedimentology (optional for BSc Geoscience ONLY)

ESC-30036

Exploration Geophysics for the Hydrocarbon Industry

Students can select a maximum of TWO of the following Physical Geography option modules*:

ESC-30006

Glaciers and Glacial Geomorphology

ESC-30018

Global Environmental Change

ESC-30020

Water Resources

ESC-30027

Coastal Environments

* some Geography options may be unavailable due to timetabling constraints.