Paleobiology

Course Type: 
EES
Code: 
4190
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Origin of higher taxa, speciation, genealogical relatedness of all life, transformation of species, and macroevolutionary trends, as well as the response over geological time of Earth's biota to environmental, ecological, and geographical changes. Role of fossil organisms in reconstructing past environments and global paleogeography.

Corequisites: 

EES4190L