Private four-year institution, primarily undergraduate.
This course is a blend of Earth History and Paleontology. It is designed as a second course (after Intro) in Geology.
This is a lecture course with required 4-hour weekly laboratory. It has only Introduction to Geology or Biology as a prerequisite. 25% of the students are upper level Geology majors, 25% are upper level Biology majors, and 50% are undeclared sophomores or freshman (typically considering a major in a natural science).
Syllabus for GEOL 230 Paleobiology (Acrobat (PDF) 66kB Jun4 09)