M.Sc. (Applied Geology) - Department of Earth Sciences,Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
M.Sc. (Applied Geology)

YEARWISE AND SEMESTER DISTRIBUTION OF COURSES

 

Program Code:                   M.Sc. (Applied Geology)

Department:                       ES        Department of Earth Sciences

Year:                                   I

Teaching Scheme

Contact Hours/Week

Exam Duration

Relative Weight (%)

S. No.

Subject Code

Course Title

Subject Area

Credits

L

T

P

Theory

Practical

CWS

PRS

MTE

ETE

PRE

Semester- I (Autumn)

1.

ES-510

Numerical Techniques and Computer Programming

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

2.

ES-511

Crystallography and Mineralogy

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

3.

ES-512

Geochemistry

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

4.

ES-513

Igneous Petrology

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

5.

ES-514

Structural Geology

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

 

 

Total

 

20

15

0

10

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester-II (Spring)

1.

ES-521

Paleontology

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

2.

ES-522

Metamorphic Petrology

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

3.

ES-523

Geohydrology

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

4.

ES-524

Advanced Geomorpholgy

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

5.

ES-525

Economic and Ore Geology

DCC

4

3

  0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

6.

ES-526

Field Training-I

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

22

15

1

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program Code:         M.Sc. (Applied Geology)

Department:                        ES        Department of Earth Sciences

Year:                         II

Teaching Scheme

Contact Hours/Week

Exam Duration

Relative Weight (%)

S. No.

Subject Code

Course Title

Subject Area

Credits

L

T

P

Theory

Practical

CWS

PRS

MTE

ETE

PRE

Semester- III (Autumn)

1

ES-531

Sedimentology and Stratigraphy

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

2

ES-532

Geophysical Prospecting

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

0

3

 

Elective-I (Pl. see list below)

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

4

 

Elective – II (Pl. see list below)

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

5

 

Elective – III (Pl. see list below)

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

 

 

Total

 

20

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester-IV (Spring)

1

ES-540

Elective – IV (Pl. see list below)

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

2

ES-541

Seminar

DCC

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

ES-542

Technical Communication

DCC

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

ES-543

Field Training-II

DCC

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

 

Project

DCC

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

18

3

1

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

M.Sc. (Applied Geology)

List of Elective courses for ELECTIVES – I, II and III (Semester- III Autumn)

Teaching Scheme

Contact Hours/Week

Exam Duration

Relative Weight (%)

S. No.

Subject Code

Course Title

Subject Area

Credits

L

T

P

Theory

Practical

CWS

PRS

MTE

ETE

PRE

 

  1.  

ES-601

Himalayan Geology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-602

Computational Thermodynamic Modelling

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-603

Isotope Geology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-604

Coal Geology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-605

Paleoecology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-606

Indian Mineral Deposits

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-607

Engineering Geology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-608

Mineral Exploration and Mining Geology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-609

Petroleum Geology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-610

Well Logging

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-611

Plate Tectonics

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

 

 

List of Elective courses for ELECTIVE – IV (Semester- IV Spring)

  1.  

ES-620

Reservoir Geomechanics

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-621

Principles of GIS

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-622

Carbonate Sedimentology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-623

Marine Geology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-624

Mineral Economics

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-625

Basin Analysis

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-626

Remote Sensing

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

  1.  

ES-627

Contaminant Hydrogeology

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

0

25

50

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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