2023-2024 / GEOL0210-1

Fieldwork in foreign countries


10d FW

Number of credits

 Master in geology (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Olivier Bolle, Bernard Charlier, Anne-Christine Da Silva, Nathalie Fagel, Valentin Fischer, Frédéric Hatert, Hans-Balder Havenith, Cyrille Prestianni, Jacqueline Vander Auwera


Valentin Fischer

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The purpose of this fieldtrip is to synthetize different topics like sedimentary basin evolution, orogenesis, metamorphic and magmatic processes, as well as the history of life and ecosystems.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

To give a synthetic approach of field geology. The student has to be able to apply and use his knowledge in sedimentary, metamorphic and magmatic petrology and as well as structural geology and palaeontology.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

This fieldtrip is organized for the students from 1st year master students in geological sciences.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods


Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)


Recommended or required readings

Fieldtrip guidebooks

Fieldtrip report

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

This fieldtrip is organised abroad. For instance: Southern France, Morocco, the Alps, Romania,..


Bât. B18, 4000 Liège 1 (Sart Tilman) Mme J. Schmetz, Tél. : 04/366.22.51 - e-mail:  joelle.schmetz@ulg.ac.be

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