ABOUT THIS COURSE

Prerequisites

100-level geology, biology or natural history course recommended or consent of instructor.

Details

Section #29612 | 3 credit hours
Days/Times: Tuesday & Thursday 4:00-5:15 p.m.
Location: TBA
COLL (CASE) N&M Breadth of Inquiry credit

 

 

The course will address the evolutionary history of reef ecosystems through geologic time inclusive of reef composition and global distribution, modern reef development, conservation and management practices, and the persistence of the reef ecosystem through climate change scenarios.

Lecture, in-class small group exercises, class discussions, videos, fossil samples, identification keys, and data from targeted websites and journal readings will comprise our course meetings.