Introduction to the Physics and Dynamics of the Earth, 5 credits
Academic year 2022/2023
Autumn 2022, Evening, 25%, Distance learning
Start date: 19 September 2022
End date: 11 December 2022
Application deadline: 19 April 2022
Application code: UU-18108 Application
Language of instruction: The course will be taught in English, if needed
Selection: Final school grades (66%) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (34%)
Outline for distance course: This is a web-based distance education course with live lectures at Zoom in the evening (not mandatory). Compulsory assignments and take-home examinations are submitted via an online platform. Communication between students and teachers takes place via an online platform.
Number of mandatory meetings on campus: 0
Number of voluntary meetings on campus: 0
Registration: 19 August 2022 – 3 October 2022
Entry requirements: General entry requirements and Physics 2, Mathematics 4/Mathematics E
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 10,833
Tuition fee, total: SEK 10,833
About the course
The course gives you a basic understanding of plate tectonics, the large scale structure of the Earth, earthquakes and the shape and rotation of the Earth.
Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala
Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA
Telephone: +46 18 471 35 21