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233.211 Earth Materials (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2022. For 2021 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

  • Requirements
  • Expected prior learning

This course explores the materials that make up planet Earth, and the processes integral to their genesis and distribution. The course covers the principles of stratigraphy and sedimentation, the processes and products of tectonics, and how mineralogy is key to understanding processes operating on Earth.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 233.105 or 189.151
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 * Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2021 * Semester Two full semester Distance
2022 Semester Two full semester Distance
2022 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.