MSc – Geology Major

Handbook year

2022

Major code

MSC-GEL

Credit point value

36 credit points

Owner

Division of Tropical Environments and Societies

College

Science and Engineering

Major Structure

CORE SUBJECTS

EA5048:03 Minerals and Magmas

EA5320:03 Earth Resources, Exploration and Environment

EA5650:03 Sedimentary Environments and Energy Resources

EA5211:03 Structural Geology and Tectonics

EA5044:03 Geological Mapping or EA5046:03 Earth and Environmental Geochemistry

SC5200:03 Professional Employability

PLUS

Select 3 credit points of subjects from:

EA5045:03 Field Techniques in Geology or

EV5110:03 Environmental and Social Impact Assessment or

EV5502:03 Advanced Geographic Information Systems or

EV5506:03 Remote Sensing or

SC5502:03 Design and Analyses in Ecological Studies

OPTIONS

Select 3 credit points of subjects from List 1

Plus

Select 12 credit points of any level 5 AQ, BS, BZ, CH, CP, EA, EV, MA, MB, MI, SC or TV subjects

List 1

AQ5004:03 Aquaculture: Stock Improvement

BC5203:03 Advanced Bioinformatics

BS5260:03 Modelling Ecological Dynamics

BZ5450:03 Ecological and Conservation Genetics

BZ5990:03 Toolkit for the Field Biologist

CH5203:03 Analytical Chemistry (Advanced)

EA5018:03 Field Studies in Tropical Land and Water Science

EA5044:03 Geological Mapping

EA5330:03 Field Techniques

EA5640:03 Advanced Marine Geoscience Technologies and Applications

EV5020:03 Human Dimensions of Nature, Environment and Conservation

EV5110:03 Environmental and Social Impact Assessment

EV5502:03 Advanced Geographic Information Systems

EV5505:03 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

EV5506:03 Remote Sensing

MA5405:03 Data Mining

SC5202:03 Quantitative Methods in Science

SC5502:03 Design and Analyses in Ecological Studies