Paleoglaciology

This course deals with glacial landforms and how these forms are used for ice sheet reconstructions. You will learn about: (i) formation processes, (ii) field mapping, air photo-/remote sensing interpretation and mapping of glacial landforms and (iii) geographical analysis of glacial landforms and landform based palaeoglaciological reconstructions.

This course deals with glacial landforms and how these forms are used for ice sheet reconstructions. You will learn about: (i) formation processes, (ii) field mapping, air photo-/remote sensing interpretation and mapping of glacial landforms and (iii) geographical analysis of glacial landforms and landform based palaeoglaciological reconstructions.

Requirements
Competence equivalent to at least 90 ECTS credits in biology-earth sciences, geography, Earth sciences, or equivalent. Also required is knowledge equivalent to Swedish upper secondary school course English B/English 6.

Language of instruction
English.

Duration
Spring term, period D. Study tempo 100%

Course details

Academic level(s)Master
CountrySweden
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionStockholm University
Begin date-
End date-
Registration deadline15.10.2020
ECTS credits7.5
Field schoolNo
Fields of studyEnvironmental scienceEarth science
Teaching placeStockholm
Tagsglacialphysical geographyPaleoglaciologylandforms
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