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Earth Sciences Master Information
Major in Geology
Compulsory Module in Analytical Methods in Earth Sciences
Students need to register for 6 credits in part A, and 6 credits in part B.
Part A: Microscopy Courses
Courses for this Module take place in autumn semester.
Part B: Methods
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4038-00LMicrostructures and Rock Rheology
Does not take place this semester.
W3 credits2GW. Behr
Restricted Choice Modules Geology
A minimum of two restricted choice modules must be completed for the major Geology.
Biogeochemistry
Biogeochemistry: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4044-04LMicropalaeontology and Molecular PalaeontologyW+3 credits2GH. Stoll, C. De Jonge, T. I. Eglinton, I. Hernández Almeida
651-4004-00LThe Global Carbon Cycle - ReducedW+3 credits2GT. I. Eglinton, L. Bröder, R. G. Hilton
Biogeochemistry: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4044-02LGeomicrobiology and Biogeochemistry Field Course Information
Lectures from "Micropalaeontology and Molecular Palaeontology" and "The Global Carbon Cycle - Reduced" are recommended but not mandatory for participation in the field course.

Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
W2 credits4PT. I. Eglinton, A. Gilli
651-4056-00LLimnogeologyW3 credits2GN. Dubois, A. Gilli, K. Kremer
651-4226-00LGeochemical and Isotopic Tracers of the Earth System Restricted registration - show details W+3 credits2VD. Vance
Palaeoclimatology
Palaeoclimatology: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4004-00LThe Global Carbon Cycle - ReducedO3 credits2GT. I. Eglinton, L. Bröder, R. G. Hilton
Palaeoclimatology: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4226-00LGeochemical and Isotopic Tracers of the Earth System Restricted registration - show details W+3 credits2VD. Vance
651-4056-00LLimnogeologyW+3 credits2GN. Dubois, A. Gilli, K. Kremer
651-4004-00LThe Global Carbon Cycle - ReducedW+3 credits2GT. I. Eglinton, L. Bröder, R. G. Hilton
651-4044-04LMicropalaeontology and Molecular PalaeontologyW3 credits2GH. Stoll, C. De Jonge, T. I. Eglinton, I. Hernández Almeida
Sedimentology
Sedimentology: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4150-00LSedimentary Rocks and Processes Information
Geography and Earth System Sciences students UZH may attend this field course at full costs (no subsidies).

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
O4 credits3PV. Picotti, S. Willett
Sedimentology: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4134-00LTectonic Geomorphology Information Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisite for 651-4134-01L Tectonic Geomorphology Field Course

Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.
W3 credits2VE. Deal
651-4134-01LTectonic Geomorphology Field Course Information Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisite: 651-4134-00L Tectonic Geomorphology (lecture)

Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.
W3 credits6PV. Picotti
101-0302-00LClays in Geotechnics: Problems and ApplicationsW3 credits2GM. Plötze
651-4080-00LFluvial SedimentologyW2 credits2GP. Huggenberger
651-4902-00LQuaternary Geology and Geomorphology of the Alps Information Restricted registration - show details
Geography and Earth System Sciences students UZH may attend the lecture but will have to pay the full amount for the excursion (no subsidies from UZH).
W3 credits2VS. Ivy Ochs, N. Akçar, U. H. Fischer
651-4004-00LThe Global Carbon Cycle - ReducedW3 credits2GT. I. Eglinton, L. Bröder, R. G. Hilton
Structural Geology
Structural Geology: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4132-00LField Course IV: Non Alpine Field Course Information
Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
O3 credits6PV. Picotti
651-4022-00LAdvanced Structural Geology with Field Course Information Restricted registration - show details
Due to the Corona pandemic priority is given to D-ERDW students completing their MSc studies in 2021.

If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.
O4 credits6PW. Behr
Structural Geology: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4134-00LTectonic Geomorphology Information Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisite for 651-4134-01L Tectonic Geomorphology Field Course

Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.
W3 credits2VE. Deal
651-4038-00LMicrostructures and Rock Rheology
Does not take place this semester.
W3 credits2GW. Behr
651-4144-00LIntroduction to Finite Element Modelling in Geosciences Restricted registration - show details W2 credits3GA. Rozel, P. Sanan
Open Choice Modules Geology
Basin Analysis
Basin Analysis: Compulsory Courses
The compulsory courses of this module take place in autumn semester.
Basin Analysis: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4134-00LTectonic Geomorphology Information Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisite for 651-4134-01L Tectonic Geomorphology Field Course

Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.
W3 credits2VE. Deal
651-4018-00LBorehole GeophysicsW3 credits3GM. Hertrich, X. Ma
651-4232-00LLow Temperature Thermochronology
Does not take place this semester.
W3 credits2GS. Willett
Earthquake Seismology
Earthquake Seismology: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4103-00LEarthquakes II: Source PhysicsO3 credits2GA. P. Rinaldi, P. A. Selvadurai, E. R. Heimisson
Earthquake Seismology: Compulsory Courses
One additional elective course of at least 3KP has to be completed for this Module according to prior agreement with the Study Advisor (Autumn or Spring Semester).
Geographic Information Systems
The courses of this module are offered by UZH and must be registered at UZH.
Geographic Information Systems: Compulsory Courses
The compulsory courses of this module take place in autumn semester.
Geographic Information Systems: Courses of Choice
The courses of choice may be chosen from the offerings of the department of Geography UZH according to prior approval by the lecturers of the GIS-group of UZH.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4278-00LMonitoring the Earth from Satellites: Radar Interferometry Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30.
W3 credits3GA. Manconi
Glaciology
Glaciology: Obligatorische Fächer
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-1504-00LSnowcover: Physics and ModellingO4 credits3GM.  Schneebeli, H. Löwe
Glaciology: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
101-0288-00LSnow and Avalanches: Processes and Risk ManagementW3 credits2GJ. Schweizer, S. L. Margreth
651-4162-00LField Course Glaciology Information
Priority is given to ETHZ students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only (registration opens end of January 2021).
W3 credits6PA. Bauder, D. Farinotti, M. Werder
651-1506-00LThe High-Mountain Cryosphere: Processes and Risks (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: GEO856

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W3 credits2GUniversity lecturers
651-1513-00LField Studies on High Mountain Processes (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: GEO411

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W6 credits2S + 4PUniversity lecturers
Lithosphere Structure and Tectonics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4096-00LInverse Theory I: BasicsO3 credits2VA. Fichtner
Palaeontology
Palaeontology: Courses of Choice
Courses to be discussed with Palaeontological Institute (UZH) or Climate Geology Group.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-1380-00LPalaeontological Excursions (University of Zürich) Information
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: BIO279

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W1 credit1PUniversity lecturers
651-1392-00LPalaeontological Colloquium (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: BIO571

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
Z0 credits1KUniversity lecturers
Palaeontology: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4044-04LMicropalaeontology and Molecular PalaeontologyO3 credits2GH. Stoll, C. De Jonge, T. I. Eglinton, I. Hernández Almeida
Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4902-00LQuaternary Geology and Geomorphology of the Alps Information Restricted registration - show details
Geography and Earth System Sciences students UZH may attend the lecture but will have to pay the full amount for the excursion (no subsidies from UZH).
O3 credits2VS. Ivy Ochs, N. Akçar, U. H. Fischer
651-4134-00LTectonic Geomorphology Information Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisite for 651-4134-01L Tectonic Geomorphology Field Course

Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.
W3 credits2VE. Deal
651-1513-00LField Studies on High Mountain Processes (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: GEO411

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W6 credits2S + 4PUniversity lecturers
Remote Sensing
The courses of this module are offered by UZH and must be registered at UZH.
Remote Sensing: Compulsory Courses
The compulsory courses for this module take place in autumn semester.
Remote Sensing: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-2332-00LSpecializing in Remote Sensing Seminar and Colloquium (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: GEO441

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W6 credits1S + 2KUniversity lecturers
651-4278-00LMonitoring the Earth from Satellites: Radar Interferometry Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30.
W3 credits3GA. Manconi
Shallow Earth Geophysics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4106-03LGeophysical Field Work and Processing: Preparation and Field Work Information O7 credits3V + 11PC. Schmelzbach, P. Nagy, A. Wieser
651-4018-00LBorehole GeophysicsO3 credits3GM. Hertrich, X. Ma
651-4109-00LGeothermal EnergyO3 credits4GM. O. Saar, P. Bayer, E. Rossi, F. Samrock
Modules from the Engineering Geology Major
» Choice from Engineering Geology Required Modules
Modules from the Geophysics Major
» Choice from Geophysics Compulsory Modules
» Choice from Geophysics Restricted Choice Modules
Modules from the Mineralogy and Geochemistry Major
» Choice from the Mineralogy and Geochemistry Restricted Choice Modules
Modules from the Major Geology Restricted Choice Modules
» Choice from the Geology Restricted Choice Modules
Major in Engineering Geology
Compulsory Modules Engineering Geology
Engineering Geology: Fundamentals
Courses for this Module take place in autumn semester.
Engineering Geology: Methods
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4061-00LHydrogeological Field Course Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 15.

Prerequisite: Grundwasser I (102-0455-01L)

Due to the extraordinary conditions, we cannot allow a large number of students, therefore MSc students majoring in Engineering Geology are given priority.
O3 credits7PB. Brixel, N. Gholizadeh Doonechaly
651-4064-00LEngineering Geological Field Course I (Soils) Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 20.
O3 credits6PK. Thuro
651-4066-00LEngineering Geological Field Course II (Rocks) Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 18.
O3 credits6PM. Ziegler
Engineering Geology: Integration
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4070-00LLandslide Analysis Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 18.
O5 credits3GS. Löw, J. Aaron
651-4072-00LEngineering Geology of Underground Excavations Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 18.
O5 credits3GS. Löw, O. Moradian
651-4074-00LLandfills and Deep Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 18.

Geography and Earth System Sciences students UZH may attend this field course at full costs (no subsidies).
O3 credits3GT. Vietor, P. Huggenberger
Engineering Geology: Industrial Internship
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4071-00LIndustrial Internship Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisites: successful participation in the Compulsory Modules Fundamentals, Methods and Integration.

The Industrial Internship of the Engineering Geology Major should take place in the second MSc year after consultation with Dr. Ernst Kreuzer. Detailed regulations of this practical are published on the Engineering Geology Website.
O12 creditsexternal organisers
Major in Geophysics
Compulsory Modules Geophysics
Geophysics: Methods I
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4096-00LInverse Theory I: BasicsO3 credits2VA. Fichtner
Geophysical Methods II
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4013-00LPotential Field TheoryO3 credits2GA. Khan
Restricted Choice Modules Geophysics
Seismology
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4006-00LSeismology of the Spherical EarthO3 credits3GM. van Driel, S. C. Stähler
Physics of the Earth's Interior
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4017-00LEarth's Core and the GeodynamoO3 credits2GP. D. Marti, C. Hardy
651-4008-00LDynamics of the Mantle and Lithosphere Information O3 credits2GA. Rozel
651-5104-00LDeep Electromagnetic Sounding of the Earth and Planetary Interiors
The attendance of Mathematical Methods (651-4130-00L, Autumn Semester) is advisable.
O3 credits2GA. Kuvshinov, A. Grayver, F. Samrock
Applied Geophysics
Applied Geophysics: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4079-00LReflection Seismology ProcessingO5 credits6V + 6UD.‑J. van Manen
651-4240-00LGeofluidsO6 credits4GX.‑Z. Kong, T. Driesner, S. Kyas, A. Moreira Mulin Leal
Applied Geophysics: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4087-00LCase Studies in Exploration and Environmental GeophysicsW+3 credits3GH. Maurer, J. Robertsson, M. Hertrich, M. O. Saar, T. Spillmann
» additional elective course of at least 3KP with prior approval by subject advisor
Major in Mineralogy and Geochemistry
Compulsory Module in Analytical Methods in Earth Sciences
Courses for this Module take place in autumn semester.
Microscopy Courses
» Compulsory Module in Analytical Methods in Earth Sciences: Microscopy Courses
Analytical Methods Courses
» Compulsory Module in Analytical Methods in Earth Sciences: Analytical Methods Courses
Restricted Choice Modules Mineralogy and Geochemistry
A minimum of two restricted choice modules must be completed in the major Mineralogy and Geochemistry.
Mineralogy and Petrology
Mineralogy and Petrology: Compulsory Courses
The compulsory courses of this module take place in Autumn Semester.
Mineralogy and Petrology: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4030-00LCrystalline Geology of the Alps Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
W3 credits2Gto be announced
101-0302-00LClays in Geotechnics: Problems and ApplicationsW3 credits2GM. Plötze
Petrology and Volcanology
Petrology and Volcanology: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4032-00LVolcanologyO3 credits2VB. Ellis
Petrology and Volcanology: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4026-00LApplied Mineralogy and Non-Metallic Resources IIW3 credits2GR. Kündig, B. Grobéty
651-4036-00LField Excursion Module Mineral Resources
Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
W3 credits6PT. Driesner, C. Chelle-Michou
651-4032-01LVolcanology Field Course Information
Number of participants limited to 20.
Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
W2 credits6PO. Bachmann
651-4108-00LApplied GeothermobarometryW3 credits2GA. Galli
Mineral Resources
Mineral Resources: Compulsory Courses
The compulsory courses of this module take place in Autumn Semester.
Mineral Resources: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4026-00LApplied Mineralogy and Non-Metallic Resources IIW3 credits2GR. Kündig, B. Grobéty
651-4036-00LField Excursion Module Mineral Resources
Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
W3 credits6PT. Driesner, C. Chelle-Michou
651-4024-00LMineral Resources IIW3 credits2GC. Chelle-Michou, T. Driesner
Geochemistry
Geochemistry: Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4226-00LGeochemical and Isotopic Tracers of the Earth System Restricted registration - show details O3 credits2VD. Vance
Geochemistry: Courses of Choice
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4228-00LTopics in Planetary SciencesW3 credits2GH. Busemann, A. Rozel, M. Schönbächler, P. Tackley
651-4004-00LThe Global Carbon Cycle - ReducedW3 credits2GT. I. Eglinton, L. Bröder, R. G. Hilton
651-4044-04LMicropalaeontology and Molecular PalaeontologyW3 credits2GH. Stoll, C. De Jonge, T. I. Eglinton, I. Hernández Almeida
Open Choice Modules Mineralogy and Geochemistry
Modules from the Geology Major
» Choice from the Geolgy Restricted Choice Modules
» Choice from the Geology Open Choice Modules
Modules from the Engineering Geology Major
» Modules from the Engineering Geology Compulsory Modules
Modules from the Geophysics Major
» Modules from the Geophysics Compulsory Modules
» Modules from the Geophysics Restricted Choice Modules
Module from the Major Mineralogy and Geochemistry
» Choice from Mineralogy and Geochemistry Restricted Choice Modules
» Choice from Mineralogy and Geochemistry Open Choice Modules
Electives
Courses can be chosen from the complete offerings of the ETH Zurich and University of Zurich (according to prior agreement with the MSc Committee).
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
» Choice of courses from the complete offerings in Earth Sciences MSc
651-4040-00LAlpine Field Course Information
Priority is given to D-ERDW students. If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
W4 credits4PP. Ulmer, P. Brack
651-4096-02LInverse Theory II: Applications
Prerequisites: The successful completion of 651-4096-00L Inverse Theory I: Basics is mandatory.
W3 credits2GA. Fichtner, C. Böhm
651-4219-00LThe Mineralogy of Steelmaking / Steel Plant Visit Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 22.
W1 credit1VC. Liebske
651-5104-00LDeep Electromagnetic Sounding of the Earth and Planetary Interiors
The attendance of Mathematical Methods (651-4130-00L, Autumn Semester) is advisable.
W3 credits2GA. Kuvshinov, A. Grayver, F. Samrock
651-1617-00LGeophysical Fluid Dynamics and Numerical Modelling SeminarZ Dr0 credits1SP. Tackley, T. Gerya
651-4044-01LGeomicrobiology and Biogeochemistry Lab Practical
Prerequisites: "Geomicrobiology and Biogeochemistry Field Course" (651-4044-02L).
The attendance of "Micropalaeontology and Molecular Palaeontology" (651-4044-04L) or "The Global Carbon Cycle - Reduced" (651-4004-00L) is recommended but not mandatory.
W2 credits2PT. I. Eglinton
651-4068-00LEngineering Geology Seminar Information W+2 credits2SS. Löw, Q. Lei
651-1615-00LColloqium Geophysics Information W1 credit1KA. Obermann
651-1180-00LResearch Seminar Structural Geology and TectonicsZ0 credits1SW. Behr
651-4144-00LIntroduction to Finite Element Modelling in Geosciences Restricted registration - show details W2 credits3GA. Rozel, P. Sanan
651-4904-00LDigital Topography and Geomorphology Practical Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 20.
W2 credits1GE. Deal
860-0015-00LSupply and Responsible Use of Mineral Resources I Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2GB. Wehrli, F. Brugger, K. Dolejs Schlöglova, M. Haupt, C. Karydas
860-0016-00LSupply and Responsible Use of Mineral Resources II Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 12.
First priority will be given to students enrolled in the Master of Science, Technology, and Policy Program. These students must confirm their participation by 12.02.2021 by registration through myStudies. Students on the waiting list will be notified at the start of the semester.

Prerequisite is 860-0015-00 Supply and Responsible Use of Mineral Resources I.
W3 credits2UB. Wehrli, F. Brugger, S. Pfister
651-2001-00LSemester Research Project Restricted registration - show details W3 credits6ALecturers
651-1091-00LColloquium Department Earth SciencesZ0 credits1KM. W. Schmidt
651-2600-01LGeography of Switzerland (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: GEO126

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W3 credits2VUniversity lecturers
651-2612-00LHuman Geography II: Societal and Natural Ressources (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: GEO122

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W5 credits2V + 2UUniversity lecturers
651-4121-00LRemote Sensing and Geographic Information Sciences II (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: GEO123

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W5 credits2V + 2UUniversity lecturers
651-4088-02LPhysical Geography II (University of Zürich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: GEO121

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W5 credits1V + 4U + 2PUniversity lecturers
651-4276-00LAlpine Engineering Geological Excursions Information
Priority is given to D-ERDW students (Major in Engineering Geology). If space is available UZH Geography and Earth System Sciences students may attend this field course at full cost.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
W+1 credit2PS. Löw, J. Aaron
651-4240-00LGeofluidsW+6 credits4GX.‑Z. Kong, T. Driesner, S. Kyas, A. Moreira Mulin Leal
651-4164-00LIntroduction to Palaeontology (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: BIO148

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W3 credits2VH. Bucher
651-4278-00LMonitoring the Earth from Satellites: Radar Interferometry Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30.
W3 credits3GA. Manconi
651-4280-00LApplication of Small Drones for Geological Data Acquisition Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 10.
W1 credit1GM. Ziegler
651-4108-00LApplied GeothermobarometryW3 credits2GA. Galli
651-3280-00LEarth Science Excursions Information
Only for MSc and doctorate students of D-ERDW. Only for excursions that are not part of the BSc excursion program 2.-6. semester.

No registration through myStudies. The registration for excursions and field courses goes through http://exkursionen.erdw.ethz.ch only.
W1 credit2PI. Stössel
651-3624-00LGeodynamics of the Alpine-Mediterranean Mountains and Basins Restricted registration - show details
Lecture on July 19 - 21
field course in the Graubünden July 22 - 27
final lectures and exam July 28 - 29
W3 credits4V + 2PM. Handy, V. Picotti
651-4906-00LRadiocarbon Dating Restricted registration - show details W2 credits4PC. Welte, L. Wacker
651-4908-00LMachine Learning for Geobiology Restricted registration - show details W2 credits2VC. Magnabosco
651-1852-00LAdvanced Electron Microprobe Analysis Restricted registration - show details W Dr3 credits4GJ. Allaz, E. Reusser
GESS Science in Perspective
» see Science in Perspective: Type A: Enhancement of Reflection Capability
» Recommended Science in Perspective (Type B) for D- ERDW
» see Science in Perspective: Language Courses ETH/UZH
Master Project Proposal
Registration only possible with a special approval.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4060-00LMSc Project Proposal Restricted registration - show details
The MSc Project Proposal is only offered in autumn semester, a registration in spring semester is subject to special approval by the study director.

The introductory lecture on conduct as a scientist takes place as a self-study course in spring semester. Please contact the study coordination.
W10 credits21ALecturers
Master's Thesis
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4062-00LMaster's Thesis Information Restricted registration - show details
Only students who fulfill the following criteria are allowed to begin with their master thesis:
a. successful completion of the bachelor programme;
b. fulfilling of any additional requirements necessary to gain admission to the master programme;
c. have successful completed the MSc Project Proposal
O30 credits64DLecturers
Course Units for Additional Admission Requirements
The courses below are only available for MSc students with additional admission requirements.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
406-0062-AALPhysics I
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-5 credits11RA. Vaterlaus
406-0243-AALAnalysis I and II Information
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-14 credits30RM. Akveld
529-2001-AALChemistry I and II
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

All other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-9 credits19RJ. Cvengros
651-3050-AALFundamentals of Geophysics
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-6 credits13RJ. A. R. Noir
651-3070-AALFundamentals of Geology
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-6 credits13RV. Picotti, W. Behr
651-3400-AALFundamentals of Geochemistry
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-6 credits13RC. Liebske, O. Bachmann
651-3521-AALTectonics
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-3 credits6RT. Gerya, W. Behr
651-3525-AALIntroduction to Engineering Geology
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-3 credits6RS. Löw