Geography - Quaternary Environmental Change

University College Dublin


Course Name Geography - Quaternary Environmental Change
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code GEOG20150
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Autumn
Application Date 2022-2023 Academic Year
Pre-Registration for Autumn 2022 will be reopening in August!

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Duration Autumn Trimester - September to December

Student Effort Hours:
Student Effort Type Hours
Tutorial 12
Autonomous Student Learning 80
Online Learning 30
Total 122

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Lectures; reflective learning; enquiry & problem-based learning; case-study based learning
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Recommendations:
Geog10080 Earth Systems

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Course Content

Expand+GEOG20150 Quaternary Environmental Change
Academic Year 2022/2023

This module deals with the climate and Earth system processes of the Quaternary Period (the last 2.6 million years), exploring the key sensitivities and feedbacks involved in Quate...

Number of Credits 5
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