APG 312

Undergraduate Programmes - Applied Geology Programme

APG312  Geology 312                                                                                                                  (30 credits)

[Pre-requisites: APG112 and GEL211 and GEL221 and GEL212 and GEL222 OR APG211 and APG212 and APG221 and APG222 ] 

Main Content: 

  •  Facies Analysis
  •  Stratigraphic methods
  •  Basin analysis
  •  Formation of petroleum, hydrocarbon occurrence, source rocks, host rocks and traps
  •  Seismic sections, logging and reservoir modeling

Main Outcomes: Student should:

  •  Be aware of the principles/ processes of facies analysis and depositional environments
  •  Develop skills for the stratigraphic interpretation of sedimentary rock sequences
  •  Have a conceptual understanding of the geological setting of sedimentary rocks in basins and their attributes
  •  Understand principles of petroleum formation and hydrocarbon occurrence
  •  Developed skills to interpretation of seismic sections, various logs
  •  Have a conceptual understanding of a reservoir and host rocks


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