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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

EAPS 41400 - Principles Of Paleontology


History of plant and animal life as related the evolving earth climate, oceanographic, and tectonic systems. Introduction to the scientific study of fossils: sampling and analysis contributing to understanding of taphonomy, evolution, paleobiogeography, paleoecology, functional morphology, and biostratigraphy. One two-hour laboratory per week; one weekend field trip required.

Cr. 3.
Notes
Additional $50 assessed for field trip expenses.