Students

Minor Geology & Geochemistry

2018-2019

This minor focuses on deepening the knowledge of the geological and geochemical processes that operate in the Earth’s interior. Courses will address the historical geology and sedimentology, large scale tectonic processes, petrology as applied to the various subsystems of System Earth and Isotope geochemistry. In one elective slot, students have the option to choose between Introduction to Planetary Science, or courses that broaden their profile, like Hydrology of the Netherlands, Introductory Biogeoscience and Social Geography.

Info

Language English
Credits 30 EC
Start date 01-09-2018
Faculty Faculty of Science
Minor Geology & Geochemistry
Description
This minor focuses on deepening the knowledge of the geological and
geochemical processes that operate in the Earth’s interior. Courses will
address the historical geology and sedimentology, large scale tectonic
processes, petrology as applied to the various subsystems of System
Earth and Isotope geochemistry. In one elective slot, students have the
option to choose between Introductory Planetary Science, or courses that
broaden their profile, like Hydrology of the Netherlands, Introductory
Biogeoscience and Social Geography.

Admission
The minor is open to undergraduate students Earth Sciences, with a focus
in Geology and/or Geochemistry, from VU or other universities.