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GEOLOGY 1103 - Earth Systems I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: 3110
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 6 hours per week, plus field work
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: SOIL&WAT 1000WT
Assessment: Written exams, assignments, practical work
Syllabus:

This course draws from all fields of geoscience to explore the evolution of Planet Earth. Topics include the evolution of the solar system and the solid earth, the concept of deep time; the Plate Tectonic theory, in which the Earth's plates are colliding, generating earthquakes, volcanoes and mountain belts; the evolution of Earth's atmosphere and oceans; the Earth's climate, including the Earth in space, hydrologic cycle, the carbon cycle and the 'greenhouse effect'; the development and future of our unique Australian landscape and resources.

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Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
3110 Mon 14/03/2011 Thu 31/03/2011 Fri 06/05/2011 Fri 10/06/2011


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
15749 LE01 305 22 1 Mar - 12 Apr Tuesday 12pm - 1pm Napier, 102, Lecture Theatre
2 Mar - 13 Apr Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Plaza, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
3 Mar - 14 Apr Thursday 11am - 12pm Plaza, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
3 May - 7 Jun Tuesday 12pm - 1pm Napier, 102, Lecture Theatre
4 May - 8 Jun Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Plaza, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
5 May - 9 Jun Thursday 11am - 12pm Plaza, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
24915 LE02 50 32 1 Mar - 12 Apr Tuesday 5pm - 6pm Petroleum Engineering, 108, Lecture Room
2 Mar - 13 Apr Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Plaza, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
3 Mar - 14 Apr Thursday 11am - 12pm Plaza, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
3 May - 7 Jun Tuesday 5pm - 6pm Petroleum Engineering, 108, Lecture Room
4 May - 15 Jun Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Plaza, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
5 May - 9 Jun Thursday 11am - 12pm Plaza, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
18275 PR01 60 33 10 Mar - 14 Apr Thursday 2pm - 5pm Mawson Labs, 134, Sprigg Room
5 May - 16 Jun Thursday 2pm - 5pm Mawson Labs, 134, Sprigg Room
18276 PR03 101 8 7 Mar - 11 Apr Monday 2pm - 5pm Mawson Labs, 134, Sprigg Room
2 May - 13 Jun Monday 2pm - 5pm Mawson Labs, 134, Sprigg Room
18277 PR04 92 5 8 Mar - 12 Apr Tuesday 2pm - 5pm Mawson Labs, 134, Sprigg Room
3 May - 14 Jun Tuesday 2pm - 5pm Mawson Labs, 134, Sprigg Room
20398 PR05 100 6 7 Mar - 11 Apr Monday 11am - 2pm Mawson Labs, 134, Sprigg Room
2 May - 13 Jun Monday 11am - 2pm Mawson Labs, 134, Sprigg Room