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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MAAN7353 Glacial landsystems 5 op
Organised by
Person in charge
Joni Mäkinen
Preceding studies
MAAN6151 Geomorfologia and Luonnonmaantieteen harjoitustyöt MAAN6155 or Luonnonmaantieteen menetelmäkurssi MAAN6730 required (Bachelor level studies in geomorphology or quaternary geology)

Learning outcomes

The students learn the basics of glacial landsystem approach and related methodology to studies of former glaciated terrain and related ice sheet dynamics, having a focus on glacial geomorphology of Finland.


The main objective is to provide a holistic view of terrain evaluation by linking geomorphology (including analysis of airborne laser scanning data), subsurface geological characteristics and process-landform studies. Understanding of glacial sedimentary environments and processes are emphasized.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
  • In English
Study journal / learning diary
  • In English

Lectures, readings, practicals and a field trip


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Readings will be given in info-meeting.

Further information

The course is organized every second year. Not organized 2014-2015.

Belongs to following study modules

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