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Geology (R53) BSc (Hons)

Open University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Distance Learning

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 - 6 Years

Course summary

From molten origins to the cradle of modern life – listen to Earth’s story. Discover how our planet works – from the core to the clouds. Explore processes that link its diverse systems and decipher clues to its extraordinary history. You’ll use your new skills to test theories and address some critical problems facing society. You’ll carry out investigations, describing past and present geological phenomena, while gathering and analysing data.**Key features of the course**- Observe, describe and analyse rocks, fossils, minerals and landforms – developing your understanding of Earth processes and environments.- Use our award-winning OpenSTEM Labs, explore online databases and do real fieldwork.- Gain key science skills in critical thinking, communication, collaboration and problem solving.- Choose from a range of science and technology modules that complement your Earth science modules.

Tuition fees

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£ 6,336per year

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University information

Open University

  • Campus address

    Open University, Student Recruitment Team, PO Box 197, Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BJ, England

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