|School:||Memorial University – St. John’s Campus|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Science|
|Field of Study:||Geography
Geology/Earth Science, General
|Description:||Earth sciences encompasses all scientific studies related to the structure and development of our planet, whether investigating the composition of rocks or soil on the Earth’s surface, the movement of plates or the properties of material far beneath our feet. Although field work plays an important role in many studies, today’s geoscientist commonly uses ocean drilling vessels, satellite imagery, high-precision geochemical and geophysical instruments, and the latest in electronic and laser microscopes.
Memorial University has one of the largest and most diverse earth sciences departments in Canada. Students can choose a comprehensive stream, or specialize in applied geophysics; environmental geoscience; petrology, tectonics and economic geology; or sedimentary basins.
|URL:||Earth Sciences/Geography (BSc) at Memorial University – St. John’s Campus|
|Cost per year:*||
Cost shown is for two semesters of undergraduate study in the 2018 – 2019 academic year.
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||70|
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Students must also have an elective course.