Topics in Geology

Course Information
TitleΓΕΩΛΟΓΙΚΑ ΘΕΜΑΤΑ / Topics in Geology
CodeNGGN 737Ε
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID600019067

Programme of Study: PPS-Tmīma Geōlogías (2020-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses743
GEŌFYSIKĪElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)743
METEŌROLOGIA - KLIMATOLOGIAElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)743

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Skills Development
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)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Οn a specific topic of geological interest (Geology – Geography – Meteorology – Petrology – Seismology - Applied Geology – Applied Geophysics – Climatology - Ore Deposits), the student can: -search and assort relevant international bibliography -organize the topic and its contents - writing a short paper/report following instructions -prepare a digital presentation -present a selected geological topics - be able to evaluate based on objective criteria and self-evaluate
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Selection of Geology – Geography – Meteorology – Petrology - Seismology - Applied Geology – Applied Geophysics – Climatology - Ore Deposits topics • Special literature search tools, methods and search engines • Organize Subject and Content • Creating a Digital Presentation • Writing a Scientific Text - Practices and Rules • Presentation of a Scientific Topic - Practices and Rules • Evaluation – Self-evaluation
Presentation of a scientific topic, writing a scientific report, evaluation
Educational Material Types
  • Multimedia
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
1) All class material is available in electronic form to all students through the course web page 2) The teacher communicates with students through email and Facebook 3) The class evaluation is performed through the Quality Assurance Unit (MO.DI.P.)
Course Organization
Reading Assigment30
Written assigments30
Student Assessment
Quality management system of the Quality Assurance Unit (MO.DI.P.)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
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