Environmental geomorphology 361

Module code GGY 361
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

*Note: The module is available for BSc (Geography) and BSc (Environmental Sciences) students only. The theory content of this module is the same as GGY 363 and students are not allowed to earn credits for both GGY 361 and GGY 363.

Interactions of geomorphic processes within the physical and built environments; themes such as geomorphology and environmental change, slope processes and the environment, geomorphic risks and hazards, soil erosion and conservation, geomorphology in environmental management, applied weathering. Practicals involve fieldwork including sampling and mapping and subsequent laboratory analysis.

Module credits 18.00
NQF Level 07
Service modules Faculty of Humanities
Prerequisites GGY 252 and only for students studying BSc (Geography) or BSc (Environmental Sciences).
Contact time 2 practicals per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Geography Geoinformatics and Meteorology
Period of presentation Quarter 4

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