Expanded Weekly Assignments with Internet Links



Week 9: Saurischian dinosaurs: Sauropodomorpha

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Week 10 - Ornithischian dinosaurs:  Ornithopoda

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Week 11 - Ornithischian dinosaurs:  Stegosaurs and Ankylosaurs

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Week 12 - Ornithischian dinosaurs:  Marginocephalians

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Week 13 - Aves: derived Theropoda?

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Week 14 - The Extinction of the Dinosaurs

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Week 15- Mesozoic Tetrapods that are not dinosaurs.

  1. Things that are not dinosaurs: Synapsida.
  2. Things that are not dinosaurs: Marine reptiles.
  3. Things that are not dinosaurs: Crocodylia.
  4. Things that are not dinosaurs: Pterosauria.

Week  - The Road to Jurassic Park

Dinosaurs and DNA: Recreating Dinosaurs: fact or fiction from the Natural History Museum


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LABORATORY ASSIGNMENTS FOR GEOL 4420


Laboratory 1 - Sedimentary geology.

Laboratory 2- Vertebrate skeletal anatomy - the skull

Laboratory 3 - Vertebrate skeletal anatomy - the postcrania

Laboratory 4 - Fossilization

Laboratory 5 - Phylogenetic systematics

Laboratory 6  - Principles of stratigraphy

Laboratory 7  - lab midterm

Laboratory 8  - Geologic Time

Laboratory 9 - Birds as dinosaurs

Laboratory 10 - Field trip to the Houston Museum of Science

Laboratory 11 - Field trip to the Texas Memorial Museum

Laboratory 12-13 - Field Trip to Dallas Museum of Natural History, Fort Worth Museum of Natural History, Southern Methodist University, Paluxy River State Park. (Thanksgiving weekend)

Laboratory 14  - Lab final