Earth, Environment and Society Advanced (GEOS1901)


Advanced students will complete the same core lecture material as for GEOS1001, but will be required to carry out more challenging practical assignments.

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Further unit of study information


One 2 hour lecture and one 2 hour practical per week.


Exam (50%), 1500 word essay (20%), practical reports (15%), presentation (15%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

An ATAR above 93 is normally required for admission. This requirement may be varied and students should consult the unit of study coordinator.


GEOG1002, GEOL1002, ENSY1001, GEOL1001, GEOL1902, GEOS1001, GEOG1001

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.