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Objective-Earth is:

  • a geoscience online course
  • free
  • multilingual (french, german, partly english)

The pedagogical approach is to decompartmentalize the Earth Sciences . Thus seven geodynamical environments have been defined and the course aims at explaining the processes involved in each one of them. The geosciences subjects are seen as tools to apprehend the Earth’s dynamic.

The course is intended for:

  •  first-year university students in Switzerland
  •  college and high-school students
  •  biologists, civil engineers, teachers, lovers of Earth Sciences
  •  anybody who wants to acquire a basic knowledge in Earth Sciences

The demonstrations

Many examples of the uses of the course can be found in the «demonstration» area.