Forensic Palaeontology

15 points

Not offered 2024, offered in 2023

For further information see School of Earth and Environment


The palaeontology and palaeobiogeographic development of Aotearoa New Zealand is examined through the investigation of selected marine and terrestrial fossil invertebrate and vertebrate groups. The course is recommended for geology majors and those in biological or environmental sciences with an interest in New Zealand's palaeontological history and unique taonga.


GEOL101 or BIOL112 or BIOL113.
GEOL243 is recommended preparation but is not required


Recommended Preparation