Earth Science is a general survey course which includes the disciplines of Astronomy, Geology, Meteorology, and Oceanography. Specific topics to be examined include stellar evolution, planetary geology, cosmological theory, erosional and depositional processes, volcanoes, earthquakes, plate tectonics, weather patterns and forecasting. This course is recommended to fulfill a laboratory science requirement for non-science majors who do not have a strong science background. This course meets General Education Core Goal 2: Analytic Skills and Core Goal 8: Physical & Life Sciences.
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