Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Earth Sciences School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Delivery mode

Internal

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 3 Practical or Laboratory hours

Prerequisite

ERTH2004

Recommended prerequisite

Assessment methods

Assignments, term paper

Course coordinator

Dr Gideon Rosenbaum (g.rosenbaum@uq.edu.au)

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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Course description

Plate tectonics & geodynamics; the compostion and strength of the lithosphere, plate kinematics, continental rifting, seafloor spreading, subduction processes, mountain building processes and evolution of the Australian plate.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile