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Learn about the geology and mineral potential of Fennoscandia and Northern Europe

Master and Ph.D. students are invited to participate in the five days online short course on “Fingerprinting Techniques in Mineral Exploration”.

During this course, the students will gain general knowledge about geology and mineral potential of Fennoscandia and Northern Europe and learn about traditional and modern mineral exploration techniques. A particular focus will be on sampling, sample preparation, analytical techniques, and data processing.  The course consists of lectures, practical work, and discussions. The students participating in the short course will receive a participation certificate. It is also possible to attend the lectures without participating in the short course, practical work in small groups, and the discussion sessions.

Education: Bachelor’s degree and higher in the field of geology, geosciences, and/or mineral exploration (Ph.D. students are prioritized).

Short motivation letter (max. 1 page) submitted by May 20, 2021. The letter should include the correct name and contact details of the participant.

Maximum number of students participating in group work: 25

Participation in lectures only: Registration by May 20, 2021. Please use an active email address for further correspondence. Participation certificate is not included for the participants attending only the lectures.

Participants for lectures: 50

Price: Participation in the short course and the lectures is free.