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GEOL321 Special Topic

Selected topics of current interest in geology; topics to be announced each year. Not necessarily offered each year. Special restrictions will apply.

This paper is used to accommodate students who need to take papers outside of the regular core and optional 200- or 300-level geology papers (e.g., when a visiting lecturer offers a paper that does fit within an existing paper description.) This paper is not a "taught optional course". Do not enrol in this paper unless you have contacted the Department of Geology.

Paper title Special Topic
Paper code GEOL321
Subject Geology
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,038.45
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,492.80

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GEOL 251 and GEOL 252
Schedule C
This paper will be suitable for students who have completed introductory geology (first year) papers.
Teaching Arrangements
Will depend on the paper/topic in the semester in which the paper is offered.
Paper Structure
To be determined prior to the start of the paper. Usually, this paper will follow a similar format to the other optional 200- or 300-level geology papers.
Teaching staff
Various academic staff involved.
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Critical thinking.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Greater knowledge in topics of current interest in Geology.

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First Semester

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system