Earth Sciences is arguably more diverse than any other subject, including as it does, aspects of biology, geography, environmental science, physics, chemistry, engineering, and computing to name but a few.
An Earth Sciences degree will set you up to address society's changing needs from the sustainable use of resources, to predicting natural hazards and mitigating environmental change.
Although preparing academically is important, the most vital skill a Earth Sciences student can have is a passion for the subject. The resources listed below will help develop your curiosity before arriving at university.
To find out more about Earth Sciences research and our community see https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/research/activity/earth-sciences/index.aspx
Back ground reading:
Geomagnetic field intensity
Palaeomagnetism and proof of continental drift
Why the Maya FellClimate as a contributing factor in the demis of Angkor Cultural Responses to Climate Change Volcanic CollapseAnak Krakatau Sector Collapse Reconstructing The PastDigitally Constructing Endocranial Casts
Videos regarding studying at the University of Birmingham
Video on MSci Geology
Fieldwork: Geology and Earth Sciences
Geological mapping fieldwork Video
Studying Palaeontology as an undergraduate
Other University Resourses
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