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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
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Modules from the Mineralogy and Geochemistry Major
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Modules from the Major Geology Restricted Choice Modules
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