The course addresses the climate system, glaciology and geomorphology during the Quaternary Period (last 2.6 Ma). You will acquire in-depth knowledge regarding the global climate system and tools to interpret and analyse glacial environments and processes, landforms, and Quaternary climate and environmental evolution. The course include lectures, seminars, practicals, and project works and kicks off with a field course to northern Fennoscandia.
The course starts the Master's Programme in Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology but can also be read as a separate course.
For more information, contact
Stefan Wastegård, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Language of instruction
Autumn term, period A-B. Study tempo 100%
Competence equivalent to at least 90 ECTS credits in biology-earth sciences, geography or Earth sciences. Also required is knowledge equivalent to Swedish upper secondary school course English B/English 6.
|Language of instruction||English|
|Fields of study||Environmental scienceEarth science|
|Teaching place||Stockholm and excursion to northern Fennoscandia|
|Tags||climatealpine environmentglaciologygeomorphologypolarphysical geographylandforms|