MSc. Geology

Course Code: 
MGLO

Year 1 Semester I       

Core Courses

Course Code

Course Name

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P

CH

CU

MGLO 7101

Instrumentation and Data Analysis

15

30

30

2

MGLO 7103

Geology and Mineral Resources of SubSaharan Africa

45

0

45

3

MGLO 7109

Remote Sensing

15

30

30

2

MGLO 7208

GIS

15

30

30

2

 

 

Electives

 

Course Code

Course Name

L

P

CH

CU

MGLO 7105

Principles of Environmental Geology

30

0

30

2

MGLO 7110

Applied Ore Microscopy

15

30

30

2

MPG 7101

Petroleum Geology

45

0

45

3

 

 

Year 1 Semester II

The student shall take two core courses and three /four others depending on the option.

 

Core Courses

Course Code

Course Name

L

P

CH

CU

MGLO 7202

Advanced Structural Geology and Tectonics

30

30

45

3

MGLO 7211

Research Methods

15

30

30

2

 

 

Options

 

Course Code

Course Name

L

P

CH

CU

 

Option 1. Petroleum Geology

MGLO 7203

Applied Stratigraphy

30

30

45

3

MGLO 7205

Applied Geophysics

15

30

30

2

MGLO 7208

Applied Sedimentology

30

30

45

3

Prerequisite: MPG 7101 Petroleum Geology

 

Option 2. Mineral Exploration

MGLO 7211

Economic Mineral Deposits

30

30

45

3

MGLO 7206

Advanced Geochemistry

30

30

45

3

MGLO 7205

Advanced Geophysics

15

30

30

2

Prerequisite: MGLO 7110 Applied Ore Microscopy

 

Option 3. Hydrogeology

MGLO 7203

Applied Stratigraphy

30

30

45

3

MGLO 7205

Advanced Geophysics

15

30

30

2

MGLO 7209

Applied Geomorphology

15

30

30

2

MGLO 7214

Advanced Hydrogeology

30

30

45

3

 

Option 4. Engineering Geology

MGLO 7212

Advanced Engineering Geology

30

30

45

3

Course Code

Course Name

L

P

CH

CU

MGLO 7205

Advanced Geophysics

15

30

30

2

MGLO 7209

Applied Geomorphology

15

30

30

2

Prerequisite: MGLO 7105 Principles of Environmental Geology

 

Option 5. Geochemistry and Petrology

MGLO 7206

Advanced Geochemistry

30

30

45

3

MGLO 7201

Isotope Geology and Geochronology

15

30

30

2

MGLO 7213

Applied Mineralogy and Petrology

30

30

45

3

 
Years: 
2