Geological Field Project 2018/2019 (5 credits)

Spring 2019(late March - early June), 33 %, Campus

Start date: 25 March 2019

End date: 9 June 2019

Application Deadline: 15 October 2018

Enrolment Code: UU-68602 Application

Language of Instruction: The course will be taught in English, if needed

Location: Uppsala

Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)

Entry Requirements: 120 credits with (1) 90 credits in earth science and 15 credits in chemistry, or (2) 90 credits in physics and 30 credits in earth science, or (3) 90 credits in geology. Mineralogy and Petrology, 15 credits.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12083

About the course:

Field experience is vital for a geologist. A student taking this course will have the opportunity to participate in a group project with the goal of planning bedrock mapping, implementing that plan and presenting the data collected as a GIS map as well as interpreting the results.

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Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villav. 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villav. 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-471 2592

Study Counsellor

Telephone: +46 18 471 25 07