Department of Earth Sciences, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

College of Life and Environmental Sciences


Code 23323

Level of study First Year

Credit value 10

Semester 1

Module description

Provides an introduction to the principles of stratigraphy which then develops through the semester to provide a geological history of the British Isles. The roles of climate change and plate tectonic processes are shown to control the changing nature of the geological record.

Teaching and learning methods

Lectures and practicals