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GMAA4820 Quaternary glacial environment and sequence stratigraphy 5 op
Organised by
Quaternary Geology
Person in charge
Professor Matti Räsänen

Learning outcomes

The students will get an integrated sequence stratigraphical view in the development of Quaternary glaciated environments.


Ten days field course at the Kevo subarctic field station with morning lectures connected with afternoon field visits to key locations revealing the sedimentological and sequence stratigraphical features of glaciated areas. Individual and group field practicals

Teaching methods

Lectures, field visits, group practicals , discussions

Teaching language


Modes of study

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

Participation in field work, practicals, lectures, discussion; written exam

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
based on written exam

Study materials

Some during the course defined research papers and John Collinson, David Thompson and Nigel Mountney (2006): Sedimentary Structures and Bennet and Glaser (1996): Glacial Geology

Belongs to following study modules

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