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An introduction to geology
An introduction to geology

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Week 3: Ubiquitous petroleum

Introduction to Week 3

Welcome to Week 3 of the course!

This week you will be looking at oil. Oil is an essential part of modern society, it is all around us, from the obvious use as a transport fuel, to less obvious uses in plastics and food production.

This week, you’ll learn the uses of oil and what it is.