Antarctic Field Work

15 points

Not offered 2024, offered in 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

For further information see School of Earth and Environment


An 8-10 day field course at Scott Base and in Windless Bight, Antarctica, comprising a mix of analytical projects (data and information gathering, analysis and interpretation) and interpretative exercises. Antarctic field training and the experience of living and working in the polar environment are additional components of this course. A written report on field projects will be required. This course will be offered in November. ANTA603 is one of the four compulsory courses (ANTA601-604), which make up the Postgraduate Certificate in Antarctic Studies.


Subject to approval of the Head of Department.