University of Leeds
A Bachelor's degree with a 2.1 (Honours) or above in a geological, geophysical, environmental geology, mining or related subject. Mathematics to A-level is also preferred, although GSCE level is accepted. Lower qualifications and non-standard geology degrees may be considered on an ad-hoc basis, supported by relevant experience. Applicants may have to take an entrance exam. We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications.
Year 1: Reservoir structural geology and hydrocarbon prospectivity of basins; applied geophysical methods; integrated sub surface analysis; applied structural models; geomechanics; applied geodynamics and basin evolution; 3D structure (techniques and visualisation). Year 2: Petroleum system geochemistry and processes; sedimentary geology; petroleum system and depositional modelling; numerical analysis; regional petroleum systems; petroleum systems fieldwork; skills development; structural geology independent project.
Given the variety of learning outcomes and teaching methods, assessments differ between modules but generally consist of written exams, coursework (both in-class and independently completed), project report writing, group and individual presentations, assessed practicals and/or formal examinations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 18,000 per Whole course (England)||24 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 45,000 per Whole course (International)||24 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 18,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland)||24 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 18,000 per Whole course (Scotland)||24 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 18,000 per Whole course (Wales)||24 months|
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