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Geology (W84) Diploma of Higher Education

Open University

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  • Qualification

    Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE

  • Location

    Distance Learning

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    OCT-21

  • Duration

    2 - 4 Years

Course summary

Travel to the deep time of Earth’s past through fossil finds and mineral mysteries. You’ll observe, describe and interpret rocks and landforms, minerals and fossils, to develop your understanding of how our planet works. Try out your new skills by collecting and analysing data in your own geological investigation. Then explore related topics such as planetary, environmental or ecological science to extend your study of geology.**Key features of the course**- Observe, describe and analyse rocks, fossils, minerals and landforms.- Explore our award-winning OpenSTEM Labs and online databases for current research data.- Gain key science skills in critical thinking, communication and problem-solving.- Opportunities to gain fieldwork experience, both outdoors and within virtual environments.

Tuition fees

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£ 6,336per year

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University information

Open University

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

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