International Intensive Course on the Geology of the Israeli Craterland
The complete rock cycle is exposed throughout the geological history of the Levant as it was shaped from the Precambrian era until present.
Academic Geoscience Seminar in the Israeli Desert
~ Course Plan ~
Ten-day traverse of the Negev Desert from the Red Sea, through the Arava Valley and the erosional craters of the Negev Highlands, to the Dead Sea Valley
The curriculum objectives of the seminar:
- The unique geo-chronological sequence of the past 860 Ma in the region;
- The complete and exposed rock cycle;
- A unique and diverse landscape from the high desert mountains to the lowest place on Earth.
10 days/9 nights half board accommodation at 3 star hotels, full guided tour, all lectures and seminars, transportation, site entrance fees.
Not included: lunches, private expenses, travel insurance, flights, local tips.
The courses are scheduled to take place in the winter months between November and April and can accommodate between 15 to 30 students per course.