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Archived Curricula Guide 2016–2018
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GMIN4821 Field Course in Fennoscandian bedrock geology 5 ECTS
Organised by
Geology and Mineralogy
Person in charge
Pietari Skyttä
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2017–2018 X

Learning outcomes

The course aims at providing training in field skills required in bedrock geology in diverse geological settings. The course further aims at international networking between academics and the industry.


Excursions and field work in variable geological settings within the Fennoscandian area; the targets and the main topic will change due to e.g. collaborative arrangements and geographical location of the course. Themes to be covered include e.g.ore geology, structural geology, metamorphic geology, engineering geology.

Teaching methods

A 10-12 days field course complemented by seminars etc.; Mapping exercises, preparatory exercises, seiminars, excursions

Teaching language


Evaluation and evaluation criteria

based on course reporting

Study materials

Geological literature from field areas, seminar notes (case sensitive)

Further information

The course is arranged every second year.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Geography and Geology
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