This course covers the geological history of the earth and its life forms. Emphasis is placed on the study of rock strata, fossil groups, and geological time. Upon completion, students should be able to identify major fossil groups and associated rock strata and approximate ages of geological formations.
This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in natural sciences/mathematics.
Lecture hours 3
Lab hours 2
Credit hours 4
Prerequisites GEL 111, GEL 120, GEL 1604 or equivalent.
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What will the student learn?
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