Principles of Earth Science and Earth Systems

Module code: GY0011

In this module you will learn the fundamentals of geology and physical geography, discovering how to describe and identify a range of rock samples, minerals, and fossils. You will learn about the Earth system and the various processes that influence its climate.

Topics covered

  • Planetary origins
  • Plate tectonics 
  • Minerals and rocks
  • Geological time
  • Earth systems and cycles 
  • Climate science 
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