- Code EMSC8019
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Earth Sciences
- ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
- Course subject Earth and Marine Science
- Areas of interest Earth and Marine Sciences
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Simon McClusky
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2017
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This course consists of a series of modules dealing with advanced geophysical methods used to explore Earth. The course combines advanced theory in these areas with integrated case studies and applications related to current research topics. Typical topics covered in the course include Earth deformation, seismology, remote sensing of the Earth, structure and evolution of planetary interiors and satellite geodesy.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Understand advanced concepts in geophysics
- Evaluate data using different processing and enhancement techniques, and explain their application and limitations
Illustrate how advanced concepts in geophysics shape current research directions; and
Apply these concepts to their Masters research project.
Assessment will be based on:
• Theory exam (50% LO 1-3); and
• Practicals and/or assignments (50% LO 2-4).
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3 hours of lectures and 2 hours of practicals per week. Students are expected to spend an average of a further 6 hours per week on work related to the course.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Maths and Physics
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8585||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|