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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: https://uofa.ualberta.ca/courses/paleontology-vertebrate-evolution...

Top reviews

TO

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.

JC

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 Scott Y

Oct 22, 2017

This is the best organized and thought out Coursera course I have done

By Ariadna V Z

Aug 28, 2016

Es un curso excelente que enseña de una manera muy didáctica y fácil.

By Lucas B

Feb 24, 2018

It is a very interesting course about early vertebrates.

I LOVED IT

By matthew b

Aug 16, 2017

Great class! Very informative and the quiz material was challenging.

By Joshua M

Jul 20, 2017

This was a really interesting course which was very well presented.

By Alexandra D

Sep 23, 2017

Incredibly informative. You won't look at fish the same way again.

By Abhijit p

Jan 24, 2020

your course is awesome . I am so pleased after doing your course

By Melinda M

May 10, 2019

Wonderful Course. Subtitles didn't seem to work on Week 3 and 4.

By Christian S

Oct 09, 2016

The professor explains well, however it's a introductory course.

By Deleted A

Aug 04, 2016

An excellent introductory course on Early Vertebrate Evolution!

By Marcus V B C

Aug 23, 2017

Excelente! Quanta informação objetiva, concisa e atualizada!

By Piotr H

Jul 21, 2017

Very interesting course! Well done University of Alberta!!!

By Manuel J L M

May 28, 2017

Interesting current review of Early Vertebrate Evolution.

By Carole b

Nov 04, 2019

Loved the course, i know have an interest to go further

By Anthony L

Jan 07, 2018

This is a great overview of early vertebrate evolution.

By Margaret W S

May 13, 2016

Lots of information; well-organized & well presented.

By Sharan S M

Feb 05, 2019

This course really taught me about Early vertebrates

By Rodrigo R A

Jan 19, 2018

Great course! Congrats for all who made it possible.

By Aiden C

Jan 06, 2018

Great course, very engaging and I learned a lot!

By Anastasiia G

Mar 27, 2018

Awesome, very in-depth and informative course.

By Basil R

Apr 29, 2016

Excellently presented; very clear and concise.

By Rebecca C

May 26, 2019

Enjoyable and informative course, thank you.

By Maureen

Apr 13, 2016

Excellent course, I really enjoyed the host.

By Heidi M M

Aug 03, 2016

It´s an excellent course. Congratulations !

By Colin C

Feb 26, 2020

Another great course from this University