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School of Science & Engineering: Geological Sciences > Course Descriptions

GLG301 Historical Geology

Geological and geographic developments of the continents throughout the earth's history, with emphasis on North America. Methods used in calculating the age of our planet, and interpreting the history of its rocks. Evolution of plants and animals through geologic time. In the laboratory, geologic maps and a few common fossils are studied. Local and regional field trips.

Credits

  • 4

Attributes

  • Liberal Arts

Restrictions

  • May not be enrolled in the following class: Freshman

Prerequisites

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