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BIOL 105 Fossils and the History of Life (5)

Introduction to the geological and biological processes and events that generated the amazing record of life on earth. Topics include plate tectonics, rocks, fossilization processes, principles of evolution, and a survey of the history of life. Lab includes studying rock and fossil specimens and involves field trips. This course is the same as GEOL-108. Students may receive credit for either BIOL-105 or GEOL-108, but not both.

Prerequisite: ENGL/ 095 with a minimum grade of C and completion of MATH 090 or MATH 093 with a minimum grade of C or equivalent assessment in these areas.