Field Course in Stratigraphy and Hydrology, 5 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • Spring 2023, 100%, Campus

    Start date: 11 May 2023

    End date: 4 June 2023

    Application deadline: 17 October 2022

    Application code: UU-68264 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)

    Registration: Please contact the department.

Entry requirements: Sedimentology, Stratigraphy and Palaeobiology, 10 credits. Hydrology and Water Resource Management, 10 credits and Landscape Development, 10 credits, are recommended.


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

Please note: The course cannot be taken at the same time as Field Course in Bedrock Geology, 5 credits.

About the course

Mapping and other field work with focus on palaeobiology, physical geography and hydrology. Compilation of maps, profiles and interpretations in a written report. Training in communicating geological information for a professional career.

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Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

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Telephone: +46 18 471 25 07