Geology Short Courses
Short courses in Field Geology which are open to anyone with an interest in improving their field training and pursuing Continued Professional Development in Geology
1) Geology of Scotland: Fundamental field skills training in Earth sciences focused on a variety of geological environments and applied Earth science spanning the Scottish Highlands.
2) Geology of Spain: Development of stratigraphic and mapping techniques to reconstruct palaeoenvironments and the Alpine tectonic evolution of central Spain.
3) Geology of NW Highlands: Examination of structural geometries of the classic Moine thrust fault system, the Lewisian Archaean terrane, and the metamorphic and igneous history of the lithospheric fragment comprising the Hebridean islands of Mull and Iona.
4) Geology of Western European Alps: Exploration of the tectono-thermal evolution of the Alpine orogeny including studies of high-grade metamorphism, deformation mechanisms, uplift and exhumation processes revealed in the Alpine molasse and Mesozoic palaeontology