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651-4040-00L  Alpine Field Course

SemesterSpring Semester 2016
LecturersE. Reusser, P. Brack, P. Ulmer
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentOnly for Earth Sciences MSc.

Number of participants limited to 25.


AbstractExtended field excursion (duration 7 days) adressing different topics dependent on the localities visited (varies from year to year).
ObjectiveUnderstanding the tectonics and the geological history of the Alps.
Content2013: Cross-section through the Alps from the Bernese Oberland to Torino, via Lötschberg, Zermatt, Val d'Aosta.
Lecture notesNo script.
Prerequisites / NoticeMSc students only. Strenuous walks.