05-MAR-2-C8 Marine Environmental Archives: Project

Representatives: Torsten Bickert, Tilo von Dobeneck


This second module on marine environmental archives aims at applying the gained knowledge on analyzing and understanding marine archives to an actual topic in paleoenvironmental research within a student project.

Learning Outcome

- To become familiar with proxy development and application
- To gain an understanding of the most important processes in paleoenvironmental change
- To be able to apply the methods to case studies of actual research


Contents of module Marine Environmental Archives I


120 hours / 6 CP

- 15 h presence in Stratigraphic methods (1 SWS, 15 weeks)
- 60 h presence in marine environmental archives project (4 SWS, 15 weeks)
- 45 h self-study related to literature study, report writing


module exam (one mark): project exercise report


will be assigned during the project