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Deserts, Introductory Course

  • 15 credits

Deserts are not just sand and extreme heat, they are also occur in polar areas.

Here you'll learn why deserts are formed, the desert landscape geological evolution and how animals and plants adapt to these environments. The course includes a field trip to the western United States. Some lectures will be in English.

Note! This course is given in Swedish, for more information please visit the Swedish course page.

  • Contact

    Otto HermelinSenior lecturer, Docent, Geology
    Otto Hermelin
    +46 (0)8 16 47 34 | Room: R229