Field Course in Bedrock Geology, 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-68263 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 and Structural Geology and Ground Stability, 10 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 10,833

Tuition fee, total: SEK 10,833

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

About the course

In this field course you apply the theoretical knowledge obtained during previous studies in e.g. mapping, sampling, analysis and scientific writing of reports. The field course have a specialisation towards geology. The course is intended to provide experience and training and experience in professional fieldwork for a future career.

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Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Study counsellor


Telephone: +46 18 471 25 07