Micropaleontology

Course Type: 
EES
Code: 
4200
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
4
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Origin, evolution, and diversity of microfossil organisms. Use of microfossils as biostratigraphic indicators, and their role in interpreting the geologic history of the Earth. Paleoecological and paleoenvironmental reconstruction using specific microfossil organisms. Microfossils as indicators of metamorphism and their use in locating geologically derived energy resources. Integrated Writing course.

Prerequisites: 

Undergraduate level EES 4190 Minimum Grade of D

Corequisites: 

EES4200L

Attributes: 
Integrated Writing