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Field Class Schedule 2019-20

There is a strong emphasis on field training in all earth science degree programmes. Some destinations may vary from year to year, and specific dates depend upon booking availability.

Fieldwork Schedule

In-field transport is provided and accomodation. Students are expected to pay for food/flights/transport to and from the fieldtrip. This excludes the Independent Mapping which has a £700 bursary.

Year 1

April 21 - April 25, 2020 TBCDorset (GEOL0006)
student contribution = none
Prof Eric Oelkers
April 16 - April 21, 2020Cornwall (GEOL0002)
student contribution = none
Prof David Dobson
   

Year 2

September 5 - September 15, 2019Assynt (Scotland) fieldtrip (GEOL0015)
student contribution = travel costs to/from field location.
Dr Tom Mitchell
April 14 - April 24, 2020Pyrenees (GEOL0010)
student contribution  = travel costs to/from field location
Prof Kevin Pickering
   

Year 3

  

September 17 - September 18, 2020 (lecture)

September 21 - September 25, 2020

Royal Greenwich Park, Greenwich (GEOL0020) 
Geophysics Fieldcourse
Dr Alex Song
30 days mapping in the period 13 June 2020 to 24 September, 202030 days independent mapping (GEOL0024) in optional locations either UK or abroad. Departmental contribution towards costs.Dr Tom Mitchell
March 28 - April 9, 2020Betics (GEOL0023) 
student contribution = travel costs to/from field location
Prof Juergen Thurow
   

Year 4

  
TBCRies (GEOL0039)
student contribution = travel costs to/from field location
Prof Adrian Jones