We Will ROCK Your World!

General description

Short description of the activity:

What do you think about geology?! Boring? Uninteresting? Are you just another gold digger?

Do you wanna know the ingredients to build the perfect house?! And still get to see some precious minerals?

This is the BEST course for YOU!!

In this course you will learn the basics of Geology, Ornamental and Industrial rocks! But don't think you will be staring all the time at rocks. You will discover the amazing beaches of Caparica and visit the beautiful city of Lisbon, all along with an amazing weather. Learning, partying, tasting awesome food, meeting great people, these are just some of the reasons you should not waste another minute to apply!!

Come rock with us!


Academic information

Fields of activity:
Chemistry/Chemical Technology , Civil Engineering , Geology , Physics/Physics Engineering
Content and topics:
Ornamental and Industrial rocks; Minerology; Laboratorial activities; Basics of Geology;
Learning goals and objectives:
Learn some basic knowledge about geology, ornamental and industrial rocks. Identify different types of minerals and rocks.
Examination type:
Writen test. (multiple choice)
ECTS credits issued:
Not known yet

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
Participants will be chosen by Motivational Letters and by answering the questions. Any motivation letter that contains something that can reveal your identity will not be accepted.

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Student's Residence
The meals will either be at the university canteen or provided by the organizers. At least one hot meal will be served every day.
All the transportation will be provided by the organizers. (public transportation, rented buses, cars)