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Earth History part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Courses
An overview of the 4.5 billion-year history of our planet as revealed by analysis and interpretation of the geologic and paleontologic record preserved in rocks of the earth's crust.
History of Life part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Courses
This Honor's Geology Class provides an overview of the origin and evolution life. The course uses geological and paleontological methods to help the student appreciate scientific approaches to testing and ...
Historical Geology part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Courses
This course is an introductory study of geologic history of the Earth. Emphasis is placed on interpretation of rocks and fossils as a means of understanding the Earth's history.
Historical Geology (Earth History 1404) part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Courses
Introduction to geologic time; relative and actual age-dating methods; stratigraphic principles; origin of the Universe, Solar System, atmosphere, oceans, life; plate tectonics; changes on the Earth's surface ...
Evolution of the Earth part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Courses
A presentation of basic concepts in historical geology, which includes the origin of the earth, stratigraphy, the geological time scale and geochronology, evolution and the fossil record, and plate tectonics. A ...
Historical Geology (ESS 204)at West Chester University of Pennsylvania part of Math You Need:Implementations
This page is designed to provide a guide to a planned implementation of The Math You Need, When You Need It. It will change as the implementation proceeds at this institution. Please check back regularly for ...
Historical Geology part of Quantitative Skills:Courses
Historical Geology is the study of the physical and biological processes which have shaped our Earth over the past 4.6 billion years. This course will present an overview of the methods and disciplines employed to ...
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Search for Our Past part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
"Search for Our Past" is an introductory Earth history course. The first third of the course focuses on methods of exploring Earth history through discussions of hypothesis testing and paper-based geology ...
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Earth History at Adams State College part of Math You Need:Implementations
Instructor: Rob Adams Enrollment: 10 to 15 Challenges to using math in introductory geoscience The biggest perceived challenge is poor math preparation, which makes application of quantitative concepts a ...
Historical Geology part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Course Design:Goals Database
Introductory Historical Geology
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