Paleontology 20L

Course Description

From Godzilla to Jurassic Park, dinosaurs continue to captivate us. Students will learn about the fascinating creatures both large and small that roamed the earth before humankind. Learners will watch interesting videos from experts at The Royal Tyrrell Museum, a leading Paleontology research facility, and discover how the field of paleontology continues to provide amazing insight into early life on earth.

Units of Study

  • The Foundation in Geology
  • Extinction & Fossils
  • The Evolution of Dinosaurs
  • The Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures
  • Life History Strategies

Course Materials

Supplied by the DLC


Obtained by Student


Suggested Career Pathways

  • Paleontologist
  • Anthropologist
  • Geologist
  • Curator
  • Museum Interpreter
  • Educator



Delivery Method

Online Asynchronous


Grade 11

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