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Ore-forming processes

Course
GVG450
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
100%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-11453
Tuition
Full education cost: 15 125 SEK
First payment: 15 125 SEK
Application closed, late application opens 16 July 2021.

Summary

This course focuses on the scientific methods and approaches used in investigations of ores and ore-forming processes. The students themselves design, carry out, analyze and present scientific studies on ore deposits, in order to gain understanding of mineralizing processes. The course is preparatory for further research studies or for project management in mineral exploration.

About

This course is offered every other year as part of the master's programme in Earth Sciences and may be taken as an elective course.  

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

165 credits completed courses in earth science, including GVG430 (Economical geology) 7,5 credits or equivalent education.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.