89.151 Earth and Life

Earth and Life

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 7891
Status Active

This course will trace the changes in both the Earth and a variety of organisms through an investigation of fossils, field sites, map interpretation, and basic earth science principles. The effects of physical change and geobiochemical processes on evolution will be stressed as will the effects of life on Earth. Students will gain an appreciation of the very special nature of the earth and its symbiont life forms when seen against the background of other planets.

Pre/Co-Requisites: 89.153 co-req