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Postgraduate course

Regional geologic excursion to Western Norway

  • ECTS credits5
  • Teaching semesterSpring
  • Course codeGEOV345
  • Number of semesters1
  • LanguageEnglish. Norwegian if only norwegian speaking students participate
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Teaching semester


Required Previous Knowledge

Bachelor's degree in geology, or equivalent

Recommended Previous Knowledge

Basic knowledge in structural geology and tectonics, geochemistry, and igneous and metamorphic petrology

Credit Reduction due to Course Overlap


Access to the Course

Open to students entitled to study at master's or PhD level at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, who have met admissions requirements for geology.

Teaching and learning methods

Lectures, 6 hours

1 week field trip

Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

Participation in lectures and field trip. Approved compulsory activities are valid in the current semester.

Forms of Assessment

Written report. It is only possible to register for examination and submit report in semesters of instruction.

Grading Scale

Passed / Fail

Assessment Semester

Regular tasks is only possible for the semester in which the class is taught.

Course Evaluation

Students will evaluate teaching in accordance with the University of Bergen and the institute┬┐s quality assurance scheme.


Department of Earth Science


Students can find contact information for lecturer and administrative responsible on Mitt UiB, or by contacting the Study Administration at the Department of Earth Science