Semester of Instruction
Objectives and Content
Students will gain an overview of sample preparation and analytical techniques (trace element, major element and isotope) used in geochemistry. Participants in the course will also gain practical experience in the analytical facilities available at the Department of Earth science
On completion of the course GEOV347 the student should
- Understand the principles of sample preparation in analytic geochemistry
- Understand principles of the main instrumental techniques in geochemistry.
- Understand data interpretation.
Required Previous Knowledge
Basic principles in earth science and geochemistry
Recommended Previous Knowledge
Basic principles in inorganic geochemistry
Compulsory Assignments and Attendance
Forms of Assessment
The students must hand in laboratory protocols that will be then discussed by students and teacher.
Passed / failed. No grading.
Type of assessment: Laboratory protocols
- Withdrawal deadline