Lifelong learning – 7.5 credits, Course code GG1006
Start Spring term period 1
Language: Swedish and English

For more information about this course go to the Swedish page

This course covers Earth structure, plate tectonics, faults, earthquakes and natural hazards coupled with earthquakes (e.g. tsunamis, landslides and volcanic eruptions). The course includes a one day excursion to Iceland, on the boundary between the Eurasian and North American plates.


Course Director
Alasdair Skelton, Geological Sciences, Photo: Eva DalinProf. Alasdair Skelton
Department of Geological Sciences

Stockholm University
106 91 Stockholm


Admission requirements

General entry requirements.

Read more about admission requirements 


Please apply at: 



Department of Geological Sciences
Svante Arrhenius väg 8, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden | Phone: +46 (0)8 16 20 00 | Web administrator ines.jakobsson[at]
In case of emergency call (08) 16 22 16 or (08) 16 42 00