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This course is part of the Science Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

A wide-ranging introduction to this inspiring subject, showing how fossils get preserved, sometimes in exquisite detail, and studying the principles of evolution and natural selection. We discuss remarkable extinct creatures, such as trilobites, ammonites, dinosaurs and mammoths, using hands-on study of a fine collection of fossils.

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Course dates

30 Jul 2018 to 03 Aug 2018

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

09 Jul 2018

Course director

Venue

International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
Cambridge
UK
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code

Pd2