06331 - Historic Geology

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Quality education Oceans Life on land

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

Importance and role of time in geological processes. Understanding of the history of our planet as a dynamic system where interactions between geosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere and atmosphere act at different time scale. At the end of the course, the student is expected to know the History of the Earth along the geological time, as well as to be able to understand the utility of chronostratighapic units, and the historical reasons that lead to their development and definition as time correlation tools at global scale.

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