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Archived Curricula Guide 2014–2016
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GMAA4806 Physical and chemical methods of lacustrine and marine deposits 5 ECTS
Organised by
Quaternary Geology
Person in charge
Professor Timo Saarinen

Learning outcomes

The object of this course is to provide state-of-art summary of the major field methods, chronological techniques, and concepts used in the study of large-scale lacustrine and marine basin analysis.

Contents

Coring and dating techniques, sediment logging, mineral magnetic methods, image-analysis and other physical and chemical methods used to track environmental change using lake and marine sediments.

Teaching methods

Lectures 16 h, one day lake coring trip and a simple practical work.

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
based on written exam.

Study materials

Literature: Last and Smol, 2002. Tracking environmental change using lake sediments, vol 1&2 and some selected texts.

Belongs to following study modules

2014–2015
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Geography and Geology
DP in Geology
DP in Geology
DP in Geography
DP in Geography
Finnish Study Modules