Introduction: Geological time and Noah’s flood
Locked in the deep freezer: Snowball Earth
The start of life on Earth, the first life forms and the first major extinction
Volcanic eruptions and supervolcanoes
Death of the dinosaurs with 80% of life on Earth – asteroids and more
Visit to the University Museum Oxford for evidence of Earth’s crisis moments
Earthquakes – moving and breaking plates
The ups and downs of building mountains
Ice Ages: what, how and why? (Part 1)
Ice Ages: what, how and why? (Part 2)
Global warming: cycles and sinks
Unravelling geological events – so what’s the story?
* Please note that the cost of all fieldtrips is including in the course fee.