Applied palaeoecology

A.Y. 2018/2019
6
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
GEO/01
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course prepares the students to deal with the analysis of the interactions that determine the distribution and abundance of organisms (particularly marine invertebrates) in the geological past in order to understand the evolution of the ecosystems in deep time.
Expected learning outcomes
To recognize the biotic and abiotic factors that have governed the distribution of organisms in the geologic past. The student must be able to recognize the main biotic and abiotic factors that led to the formation of a fossil association, reconstructing its living environment.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

GEO/01 - PALEONTOLOGY AND PALEOECOLOGY - University credits: 6
Lessons: 48 hours
Professor: Angiolini Lucia
Professor(s)
Reception:
Monday 14.30
Department of Earth Sciences "Ardito Desio" or by email.