Research Methods in Physical Geography
University of Auckland
Auckland, New Zealand
Area of Study
Taught In English
Prerequisite: 75 points above Stage I, including at least 15 points from GEOG 201, 260--262, GEOLOGY 201
Course Level Recommendations
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewResearch design and associated research methods from the component fields of physical geography. A residential field trip forms a focus for the course. On this trip, students will work under supervision in small groups and apply selected research methods and techniques to a research project. Fieldwork will be followed by the development and presentation of the research project.
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