This unit has the same objectives as GEOS2111 and is suitable for students who wish to pursue aspects of the subject in greater depth. Entry is restricted and selection is made from the applicants on the basis of their performance to date. Students who elect to take this unit will participate in alternatives to some aspects of the standard unit and will be required to pursue independent work to meet unit objectives.
Two hour lecture; two hour practical/tute/lab
One 2 hour exam, three reports (100%)
No set textbook
Staff will organize a non-compulsory half-day weekend field excursion to explore local Sydney hazards for interested students.
A mark of 75 in a 6 credit point Junior Geosciences unit of studyProhibitions