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Geology

GEOL 1203.1(.2) - Earth History: Atlantic Canada Perspective

COURSE DESCRIPTION

What was the origin of the Earth and when did life develop? When did dinosaurs and other fossil groups appear in region, and how did they disappear? How have ancient deserts, rivers, oceans, and ice ages influenced our landscape? You will trace four billion years of Earth history using examples from the rock and fossil record of Atlantic Canada. Sections of this course may be offered via worldwide web. This course is intended mainly for non-science students including those in Atlantic Canada Studies.

Prerequisite: None
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The Last Billion Years 
Atlantic Geoscience Society 
1st Edition 
Nimbus

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Delivery Mode: Class study online with weekly deadlines
Credits: 3 credit hours
Faculty: Science
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