Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia

Geology of Portugal

Code

10671

Academic unit

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia

Department

Departamento de Ciências da Terra

Credits

3.0

Teacher in charge

José Carlos Ribeiro Kullberg, Ligia Nunes de Sousa Pereira de Castro

Weekly hours

3

Total hours

42

Teaching language

Português

Bibliography

R. Dias, A. Araújo, P. Terrinha & J. C. Kullberg (Eds.) (2013) - Geologia de Portugal no contexto da Ibéria. 2 Vols: Vol I - Geologia Pré-mesozóica de Portugal; Vol. II - Geologia Meso-cenozóica de Portugal. Escolar Editora: (807 +798 p.). ISBN: 978-972-592-364-1

Martínez Catalán et al., (2007) - Space and time in the tectonic evolution of the northwestern Iberian Massif: Implications for the Variscan belt. Geological Society of America Memoir 200, p. 403–423

J. C. Neiva, A. Ribeiro, L. M. Victor, F. Noronha & M. M. Ramalho (eds.) (2010) - Ciências Geológicas: Ensino, Investigação e sua História, Assoc. Port. Geólogos (APG), 3 Vols. ISBN: 978-989-96669-0-0

J. Pais, P. P., Cunha, D., Pereira, P., Legoinha, R., Dias, D., Moura, A. B., Silveira, J. C, Kullberg, J. A. González-Delgado (2012) - The Paleogene and Neogene of Western Iberia (Portugal): A Cenozoic record in the European Atlantic domain. Springer-Verlag, 158p. ISBN: 978-3-642-22400-3

Teaching method

- Theoretical lectures with multimedia support.

- Blended learning using Moodle course management system: powerpoint presentations and bibliography (.pdf; .doc; websites) as well as assessment – inquires, exercises, etc.

- Practical lessons with resolution of exercises concerning geological maps of Portugal.

- Field trip: observation and explanation of some pedagogical outcrops where stratigraphical concepts can be shown and aplied.

Courses