Environmental and hazard geology 162

Module code GLY 162
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Hazardous exogenic and endogenic geological processes and their influence on the human environment; impact of human activities on the geological environment; natural resource utilisation including materials for construction; natural and mine-induced seismicity; waste disposal; groundwater and environmental pollution. Geological maps; geological profiles; rock specimens; fossil specimens.

Module credits 8.00
Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Prerequisites Refer to Regulation 1.2: A candidate must have passed Mathematics with at least 60% in the Grade 12 examination
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Geology
Period of presentation Quarter 3

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