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|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)|
S van Huet
1 x 2 hour class per week, 6 x 3 hour practicals per trimester (which includes a full day field trip to the Mornington Peninsula)
|Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.|
The unit will include an introduction to soil classification and identification, studies on earth surface processes that influence landform development, and on general geomorphic systems. It will also involve a detailed study of rock types and a basic study of geological structures. Further it will examine techniques used in the assessment of the landscape palaeo-environmental history, and the contribution that this information / data has to climate change science. This unit will also involve detailed studies of geo-scientific maps (i.e. geological, regolith and soil maps), and of geophysical remote sensed imagery applicable to geo-environmental problems.
Three practical reports (20% each) 60%, examination 40%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.