Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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GMAA4731 Sub-arctic lake coring field course in Finnish Lapland 2 op
Organised by
Quaternary Geology
Person in charge
Prof. Timo Saarinen

Learning outcomes

Student will learn and practise different lake coring techniques in harst environment.


Students will learn different coring techniques such as crust freezing coring, Livinstone piston coring, Russian peat coring, surface sampling (Limnos) in harsh environment. During the course several different types of lakes will be cored and students will learn in practice why careful coring plan is necessary in order to obtain undisturbed sediment samples for paleoecological studies.

Teaching methods

One week field trip, summary report after coring trip

Modes of study

Participation on field trip, reporting afterwards

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
based on report

Study materials

Will be specified during the course

Belongs to following study modules

Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Development Studies