Minor in Earth Science (MN0136.1)
Faculty of Science and Technology
Academic Program Area - Science
Information for Current Students
- Version 1 - Start Date: 01/01/2010 End Date: Current Version
This minor develops an integrated understanding of the fundamental concepts and methods of earth science, particularly those relevant to surface and landscape processes. It provides students with a basic knowledge of geological processes and skills in landscape and resource assessment, land management and applied geochemistry. The minor is available to students across the University, including in the areas of Sustainability and Education. It also provides a foundation for students who may wish to extend their earth science knowledge through cross-institutional enrolment at other institutions.
Prerequisite and/or Corequisite:
Unit 1516 Chemistry 1a is a prerequisite for the unit 8100 Applied Geochemistry. Unit 1809 Data Analysis in Science is a prerequisite for the unit 6911 Australian Catchments.
- Required - Must pass 3 credit points as follows
- Restricted Choice - Must pass 9 credit points from the following
Please Note: Units marked with an * are no longer active, however students who have completed these units may still count them towards completion of this major or minor.