Petroleum Geoscience

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Petroleum Geoscience
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F056
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake:2019/2020 September

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
Application Date Full Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes
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Duration 1 year full-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+• This programme is intended for applicants with a degree in Geology, Geoscience, Earth Science, Geophysics or a cognate discipline. An upper second class honours or international equivalent is required.

• In exceptional circumstances, credit will...

Comment Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes
Course Content

Expand+MSc Petroleum Geoscience
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The MSc in Petroleum Geoscience at UCD offers bright and motivated geoscience graduates a vocational training in the broad range of technical fields associated with hydrocarbon expl...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core

Structural Geology
GEOL40340

Seismic Techniques
GEOL40350

Petrophysics
GEOL40360

Basin Analysis & Modelling
GEOL40370

Depositional Systems
GEOL40380

Petroleum Systems
GEOL40390

Fieldwork 1
GEOL40400

Fieldwork 2
GEOL40410

Exploration Geology
GEOL40420

Production Geology and Field Management
GEOL40430

Independent Research Project
GEOL40440
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Petroleum products are important for power generation, transport and as a chemical feedstock and are likely to remain so for decades despite emerging new technologies. Geoscience plays a pivotal role in guiding explorati...

Further Enquiries Contact Name:
Tom Manzocchi
Contact Number:+353(0)1 716 2605
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