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GEOL430 Structural Geology and Tectonics

430 students each year conduct an experiment in structural Geology and put the results up on this website:

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Details

Advanced structural geology, including microstructural, experimental, modelling and field (geology and geophysics) approaches to address geometry, kinematics and dynamics. Application of structural and other data to understanding large-scale tectonics.

Paper title Structural Geology and Tectonics
Paper code GEOL430
Subject Geology
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,256.92
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,151.03

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Notes
Not all 400-level GEOL papers will be available in any one year. Decisions will be based on enrolment numbers and will be discussed with students at the start of the academic year.
Contact
geology@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Professor David Prior
Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Environmental literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
Students will gain advanced knowledge of structural geology, including microstructural, experimental, modelling and field approaches to address geometry, kinematics and dynamics.

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 10:00-11:50 9-15, 17-22
AND
M1 Monday 10:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41