Research Skills in Earth Sciences


This module develops student’s ability to write a scientific essay and make a scientific presentation. It develops students’ ability to undertake basic statistics in the context of geoscience and work with digital resources to make geological models.


Lectures, small group tutorials and workshops


  • 2,500-word tutorial essay – 35%
  • 10 minute powerpoint or 5 minute podcast presentation 15%
  • 2,500-word Geoproject report – 50%