Field project

Field project

Code: 44031
ECTS: 12.0
Lecturers in charge:
Lecturers: Dražen Balen - Field exercises
Marijan Kovačić - Field exercises
Dražen Kurtanjek - Field exercises
Maja Martinuš - Field exercises
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Field exercises 105
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
Description:
1) Students individually perform preparation for the field research, study appropriate literature.
2) Students individually map given territory.
3) Students individually describe and analyse collected samples, study thin sections under the microscope, determine lithology of the sampled rocks, determine collected fossils and their age.
4) Students individually prepare a manuscript geological map of the studied area.
5) Students individuallly write a comprehensive report.

Learning outcomes:

Mastering skills for recognition and interpretation of lithologies in the field, measurement of tectonical elements and recognition of geological structures. Mastering skills and knowledge for analysis and lithological and stratigraphical interpretation of collected rock and fossil samples. Achieving competences for preparation of field geological map, geological sections and column, and preparation of a manuscript geological map and related explanatory report.
Literature:
  1. Bahun, S. (1993): Geološko kartiranje. Školska knjiga, Zagreb.
  2. Barnes, J.W. & Lisle, R.J. (2004): Basic Geological Mapping (fourth edition). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, England.
  3. Dimitrijević, M. (1978): Geološko kartiranje. ICS, Beograd.
  4. Powell, D. (1994): Interpretation of Geological Structures Trough Maps (an introductory practical manual). Longman Scientific & Technical, Group UK Ltd..
3. semester
Mandatory course - Mandatory studij - Environmental Geology
Mandatory course - Mandatory studij - Graduate Study of Geology
Mandatory course - Mandatory studij - Graduate Study of Geology
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