GEOL303 Exploration and Environmental GeochemistryUpdated: 29 November 2018
Intensive schools are for students enrolled in Online Mode only, unless specified in the notes.
|Supervised Exam||There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The paper-based exam will be held at an established exam venue, and coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.|
|Pre-requisites||GEOL120 and CHEM120|
|Coordinator(s)||Nancy Vickery (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit explores the theory, practice and interpretation of chemical analysis of geological materials in the fields of exploration and environmental geochemistry. Students will learn principles of trace element geochemistry, exploration geochemistry, stable isotope applications, and methods of geochemical data interpretation. Students will undertake exercises in laboratory, field sampling, identification of environmental geochemical hazards, and data evaluation. Laboratory work will include sample handling and preparation, use of analytical equipment and interpretation of data collected.
|Materials||No text required|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: