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, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
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Using a fictitious volcanic crisis for an assessment in a volcanology module
I am always looking for ways to make teaching and assessments more than an essay or exam, but also to try and make these things a bit more world relevant. I may have an unfair advantage here, with a fantastic subject to teach like volcanology! Last academic year I started, alongside colleagues, a new third year module in 'Applied Volcanology'. In this module, we covered three main aspects:Volcanic ScienceVolcano MonitoringDecision Making When thinking about the subject of volcanology as a whole, [...]