Summer School on Speleology (Yogyakarta, Indonesia)

Event Code : KARST AUG 18 Venue Name : Universitas Gajah Mada, Yogyakarta, Indonesia Host Name : Coordinator Name : Date From : 2018-08-05

Summer School on Speleology

2018 August 5th - 15th, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

This summer school will be held in Universitas Gadjah Mada and Karst Museum of Indonesia situated in Karst Gunungsewu. Gunung Sew is well known for its unique and distinct characteristics as tropical karst morphology and member of UNESCO Global Geopark Networks. Gunung Sewu UNESCO Global Geopark has hundreds of caves with various characteristics and challenges.

In this two weeks summer school, participants will be given and share various subjects and science covering from geology, geography, cartography, biology, hydrology, and archaeology. Every topic is connected and designed to satisfy comprehensive understanding on cave phenomena. The course will be delivered in class, seminar, discussion, and also fieldwork. Inviting participants and lecturer from is coming from different countries. This course will also be a place for information exchange. Experiences and practices from across sites and countries will be unified to enrich every participant’s knowledge from broad background from student to cave practitioner.