Introduction to Paleontology with Laboratory

4 credits


College of Arts and Science

Study of the morphology, paleontology, patterns of evolution, and causes of extinction in geologically important groups of invertebrate and vertebrate fossils. Lab concentrates on identification of biostratigraphically important fossils (mostly invertebrates). Several half-day field trips. Prerequisites: GEOL 1100 or GEOL 2130 or GEOL 1200.