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GMAA4806 Physical and chemical methods of lacustrine and marine deposits 5 op
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.
Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Opintokokonaisuudet
Development Studies