Field Exercises

Course Information
TitleΠΟΛΥΗΜΕΡΕΣ ΕΚΔΡΟΜΕΣ (1) / Field Exercises
CodeGGN 898Ε
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorMarkos Tranos
Course ID40002554

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After the successful consumation of the lecture, the students: 1. would have studied at once in the field the geological structure and development of the Hellenides, after their theoretical presentation during the lectures and they will be able to compare the geoloegical structure and evolution of Hellenides with that of other equivalente, neighbouring orogenic belts. 2. will be exercised in the recognition of the main geological formations of the Hellenides and they will be informed about their posible economical significance. 3. will know at once in the field the problems and the basic principles for the constuction of great tchnical-geological buildings.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
NE-SW directed geological cross-section through the Hellenides in Northern Greece, recognition-learning of teh geotectonic zones Of Hellenides (composition, structure, evolutio) and their geotectonic signioficance. Learning of great tchnical-geological constuctions (dams, tunels, road building), landslids....
geotectonic zones, orogen, orogeny, continental crust, oceanic crust, lithospohere, applied geology
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
  • geological maps
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Course Organization
Student Assessment
written assignment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Γεωλογία και Γεωτεκτονική εξέλιξη της Ελλάδος
Additional bibliography for study
Σημειώσεις, οδηγός Άσκησης Υπαίθρου
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