EA3640 - Advanced Environmental and Marine Geoscience Technologies and Applications
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Science and Engineering
This subject applies state-of-the art technologies to investigate coastal and marine
processes and environments. It exposes students with a background in coastal and marine
geomorphology and/or geology to state-of -the art methodologies, techniques and technologies.
Content may include: seabed mapping and visualisation using sonar; advanced sediment
analysis; measurement and analysis of waves and currents; research vessel operation;
deep water data and sample collection.
- Familiarity with current technologies in marine geoscience, and of the application
of those technologies to marine geoscience research;
- Technical competency to collect, process and analyse data using a variety of instrumentation
and analysis techniques.
- essays (30%)
- assignments (30%)
- take-home exam (40%).
||AT LEAST 12 CREDITS AT LEVEL 2 AND 3 CREDITS AT LEVEL 1 EA OR MB
Study Period 11
|Census Date 10-Dec-2020
|Face to face teaching
30-Nov-2020 to 06-Dec-2020
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 48 hours workshops/Seminars
- 8 hours fieldwork
- assessment and self-directed study
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest