Foreign Language Geological Terminology II

Course Information
TitleΞΕΝΟΓΛΩΣΣΗ ΓΕΩΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΟΡΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΙΙ / Foreign Language Geological Terminology II
CodeNGGN 623E
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorVasilios Melfos
Course ID600019054

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

Registered students: 58
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses633
KOITASMATOLOGIA - OIKONOMIKĪ GEŌLOGIAElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)633

Class Information
Academic Year2023 – 2024
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
Course Type 2011-2015
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
Reference level B2 is required according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
Learning Outcomes
The students are expected to be able: 1) to comprehend the basic technical terminology of the Geological science 2) to translate and interpret into Greek the specialized technical geological texts written in English 3) to translate and interpret into English the specialized technical geological texts written in Greek
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1) Tectonic plates 2) Tectonic deformation 3) Fresh Water of the Continents 4) Engineering Geology 5) Lacustrine Environments 6) Fluvial Environments 7) Ore Deposits 8) Metallogenesis 9) Seismology 10) Geophysics, Applied Geophysics 11) Climate change, Forecasts/Pojections 12) Hydrosphere 13) Energy balance
English vocabulary, Geology, Mineralogy, Geophysics, Meteorology, Physical Geography
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
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 3) The class evaluation is performed through the Quality Assurance Unit (MO.DI.P.)
Course Organization
Reading Assigment38
Written assigments23
Student Assessment
Quality management system of the Quality Assurance Unit (MO.DI.P.)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
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