EPSC 331 Field School 2 (3 credits)

Offered by: Earth & Planetary Sciences (Faculty of Science)


Earth & Planetary Sciences : Two week field studies in selected branches of the geosciences.

Terms: Summer 2016

Instructors: Vincent Johan van Hinsberg, Yajing Liu (Summer)

  • Two-week intensive field school to a range of national and international locations.

  • Prerequisites: EPSC 240, enrolment in U2 or U3 EPS program, and permission of the instructor.

  • Alternates years with EPSC 341.

  • The field school will be based around the Bay of Fundy, and central Nova Scotia and has an additional fee of $554.95 to cover the costs of transportation and accommodation as well as other field expenses. Six days will be spent around the Chignecto peninsula, including visits to Parrsboro, Joggins, and Cape Chignecto park. The remaining time will be spent between Pictou, Wolfville and the Annapolis valley, and the coast south of Halifax.