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About the Course

Paleontology: Early Vertebrate Evolution is a four-lesson course teaching a comprehensive overview of the origin of vertebrates. Students will explore the diversity of Palaeozoic lineages within a phylogenetic and evolutionary framework. This course examines the evolution of major vertebrate novelties including the origin of fins, jaws, and tetrapod limbs. Students also explore key Canadian fossil localities, including the Burgess Shale (British Columbia), Miguasha (Quebec), and Man On The Hill (Northwest Territories). Watch a preview of the course here:

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Jun 21, 2016

WOW, I learned a lot form this and it was fairly educational but not overwhelming or difficult. This instructor really gets the points across without being to easy or hard. A very good class.


Mar 03, 2018

Celebrate your inner fish as you swim along with this awesome course charting our earliest ancestors. Very well constructed and delivered once again by the team at the University of Alberta.

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By Heidi M M

Aug 03, 2016

It´s an excellent course. Congratulations !

By Colin C

Apr 03, 2020

Another great course from this University

By Ronald B

Jun 17, 2016

Great course in vertebrate paleontology.

By Daniel H

Nov 28, 2019


And I love the hat!

By selene y

Mar 21, 2019

Excelente, sumamente completo el curso.

By Pradeep M

May 16, 2016

Short, informative and exciting course!

By Alexander J G

Nov 13, 2019

Very informative and well articulated.

By Charlotte H

Jun 08, 2019

Very informative and well represented.

By Agustina M

Oct 31, 2017

Really interesting and well thought.

By Hamilton J S

Jun 19, 2017

Excellent course! I learned so much!

By Sophie L

Apr 18, 2016

Fantastic! Open a new gate for me.

By Mary M

May 02, 2019

High quality!! Great information!

By Spencer B

Apr 29, 2018

A great course, please make more!

By Prashant S S

May 03, 2019

Very nice and informative course

By Lori C

Nov 19, 2019

I found it fun and informative.

By Clarice H

Feb 07, 2017

Very informative, great course!

By Marcos d S

Aug 11, 2017

Excellent material and course.

By Randy C

Jun 10, 2016

Very [very, very] nicely done!

By Jonathan D

Feb 05, 2017

I really enjoyed this course!

By SharonC

Aug 25, 2017

Another Excellent course!!!

By vittorio s

Aug 20, 2017

Very interesting and clear.

By Paul A

Mar 31, 2018

A very impressive course.

By Jennyfer A R V

Jan 27, 2017

excelente, muy didáctico!

By matthew s

Mar 04, 2018

A very enjoyable course.

By Bruno N A

Jun 27, 2017

Excelente, muy completo!