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772667S Seminar in ore geology, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 772667S  Validity 01.08.2010 -
Name Seminar in ore geology  Abbreviation Seminar in ore 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline3256 Geology and Mineralogy 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Oulu Mining School 

Description
ECTS Credits 

5 credits

 
Language of instruction 

English

 
Timing 

4th or 5th year

 
Learning outcomes 

The course will enhance students' ability to construct and deliver a scientific presentation and deepen their knowledge on different ore types. Students will be able to summarize the geology and petrogenesis of selected ore deposits and present these data to a specialist audience.

 
Contents 

Students write a 20-page paper on a subject in the field of ore geology. The paper is presented in a seminar meeting with someone acting as an opponent. Each student acts as an opponent to a paper in their turn.

 
Mode of delivery 

Face to face

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

Independent literature studies, oral presentations by students,seminars c. 20 h.

 
Target group 

Masters and PhD students.

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

Bachelor,s degree.

 
Recommended or required reading 

Journal papers and Eilu P (Ed.) (2012) Mineral deposits and metallogeny of Fennoscandia. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 53. 401 p

The availability of the literature can be checked from " this link".

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Oral presentation and acting as an opponent.

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.

 
Grading 

Pass/fail

 
Person responsible 

Eero Hanski

 
Working life cooperation 

No

 


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has ended Seminar in ore geology  Course  Shenghong Yang  07.02.20 -08.05.20

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