Module Identifier EA31110  
Academic Year 2001/2002  
Co-ordinator Dr Bill Perkins  
Semester Semester 2  
Course delivery Field Work   1 x 1 hr lecture to introduce the fieldcourse  
Assessment Course work   to include Verbal 15%, Written 45%, Field note book 20% and a Report 20%   100%  

Module outline

This module is designed to build on the skills ganed during the first and second year fieldwork. The module will be based in a specific location and is designed to assess a wide range of environmental issues within that area. The module will consist of field exercises which will involve planning and execution of field sampling/data collection, collation and synthesis of these field data and presentation in both verbal and written form. The module is designed to present 'real world' problems which might be faced by graduates working in the field of Environmental Earth Sciences.

Aims of the module

This module aims to build on the experience gained in previous field modules. The module will develop field skills and apply these to a specific area of study. The module will require the students to synthesise data from a variety of field sources into both verbal and written reports.

Module objectives / Learning outcomes

On completion of the module, students should :-