Elements of Palaeontology
Master's degree in Prehistoric Archaeology and Rock Art
1.5 ECTS; 1º Ano, Anual, 15,0 TP
The students should acquire a good understanding of theoretical and practical aspects of palaeontology.
I. Fundamentals of Paleontology
II. Evolution and fossil record
III. Origins and varieties of Metazoarians
VII. Fossil clues
X. Field palaeontology
Written assignment (max. 15 pages) on one of taught subjects chosen by the student.
Method of interaction
Lectures supported by practical activities to be developed in the Geology Museum and in the Palaeontology Laboratory.
Software used in class