|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
An introduction to the techniques of field geology inclusive of outcrop observation and analysis, the assessment of rock relationships, traversing techniques and stratigraphic analysis based on section logging. An introduction to the preparation and interpretation of geological maps using basic surveying map controls and aerial photographs; the interpretation of rock relationships and the construction of cross-sections; the assessment of stratigraphic and structural aspects of geological histories based on geological mapping.
|Townsville, Block, Study Period 7|
|Census Date 11-Jul-2019|
|Face to face teaching 24-Jun-2019 to 04-Jul-2019|
|Coordinator:||Mr Peter Whitehead, Dr James Daniell|
|Lecturers:||Mr Peter Whitehead, Assoc. Professor Carl Spandler, Dr James Daniell.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||reports (40%); individual mapping (60%).|
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