Applied Geosciences

 

The course of studies "Applied Geosciences" is offered as Bachelor and Master. Engineering geology and hydrogeology are represented here with numerous courses. Further information can be found in the profiles at RWTH Campus.

Applied Geosciences B.Sc.

Engineering geology:

  • Introduction to GIS
  • Introduction to soil mechanics
  • Introduction to rock mechanics
  • Site investigations

Hydrogeology:

  • Fundamentals of Hydrogeology
  • Groundwater Hydraulics
  • Introduction to Hydrochemistry
  • Scientific Presentation
  • Field Courses (s. RWTHOnline)

Applied Geosciences M.Sc.

Engineering geology:

  • Bringing ideas on paper
  • Dams and hydropower (incl. field day)
  • Engineering Geology Seminar
  • GIS deepening
  • Investigation and remediation of contaminated sites
  • Landslides and rock slope analysis (incl. field day)
  • Underground excavation (incl. field day)

Hydrogeology:

  • Fundamentals of Transport in Groundwater
  • Groundwater Remediation
  • Planning of Groundwater Remediation in Praxis
  • Drilling and Well Construction
  • GIS Applications in Hydrogeology
  • Introduction in Explicit Geostatistical Modelling
  • Project Class in Numerical Modelling with Finite Elements
  • Field Course Geophysics and Hydrogeology
  • Field Courses (s. RWTHOnline)