EOS 300

Earth Science Field School

Units: 1.5

An up to two-week field course in and around southern Vancouver Island during which the students will be introduced to geological fieldwork (mapping, traversing, drawing sedimentary logs, sampling, recording field notes) and the regional geology and tectonics of Vancouver Island. Normally held in late April - early May after examinations for Year 2.

Note:

  • Priority is given to students registered to BSc program in Earth Sciences or Combined Physics and Earth Sciences or Combined Chemistry and Earth and Ocean Sciences or Combined Physical Geography and Earth and Ocean Sciences or Combined Biology and Earth and Ocean Sciences.

Prerequisites:

  • All of EOS 201, EOS 202, EOS 205; and
  • declared Honours or Major in Earth Sciences or declared Combined Honours or Major in Physics and Earth Sciences, Chemistry and Earth and Ocean Sciences, Physical Geography and Earth and Ocean Sciences, or Biology and Earth and Ocean Sciences; or
  • permission of the school.

Undergraduate course in Earth and Ocean Sciences offered by the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences in the Faculty of Science.

Schedules:
Summer 2018 Fall 2018 Spring 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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