Research and Survey Techniques in Geography

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Research and Survey Techniques in Geography

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Geography, Geology, Research, Research Methodology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course description
    This class deals with various methods used for geographical projects. For this semester, we will focus ourselves on the methods for geomorphic research. During the each class, the key concepts of a specific field of geomorphology will be taught through lecture, followed by laboratory related to the very lecture. This course will be complemented with the intensive, 3 days of field trip and a short, half-day field trip during the semester.
    No main textbook. Class materials will be distributed in the class by Instructor.

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