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Undergraduate Course Details
Number GLS 155
Title Age of Dinosaurs
Credits 3.0
Distribution DII


The Age of Dinosaurs focuses on current scientific theories and controversies surrounding the evolution and extinction of dinosaurs. The course presents an introduction to earth system history, plate tectonics, surface geology, sedimentary processes, fossilization, evolution, and related topics so that the geological and evolutionary processes that have affected the dinosaurs can be explored. Three lecture hours per week.