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GEOL 108 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 BIOL 105. Students may receive credit for either GEOL 108 or BIOL 105 but not both.

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