History of the Earth and Evolution

Course Number: 
SIO 12
Course Description: 

Evolution of the Earth from its origin in the early solar system to formation of continents and ocean basins, and how the planet became habitable. It examines the geologic record of evolution, extinction, plate tectonics, and climate changes through time.

Prerequisites: 
none
Number of Units: 
4
Academic Year: 
2012-2013