1014 Earth Science
of the sciences related to Earth and our solar system - geology, meteorology,
oceanography, and astronomy. Lab required.
1114 Physical Geology
of the physical Earth - materials of which it is made, the processes that act on
these materials, and the products formed by the processes. Subjects of interest
are examined in light of the plate tectonic theory: rocks and minerals,
weathering and erosion, volcanoes, earthquakes, glaciers, streams,
groundwater, and mountain building. Lab required.
1124 Physical Geography
course dealing with the study of Earth’s crust, oceans, soils, landscapes,
weather, and climates. Lab required.
1224 Historical Geology
of the history of the physical Earth and the evolution of its life forms through
geologic time- development of Earth’s major features by the process of plate
tectonics. Lab required. Prerequisite: GEOL 1114 or GEOL 1014.
of the astronomical universe and the perspectives used by astronomers in
scientific study of the cosmos, the planets, and the birth and death of galactic
objects. Lab required. Four credit hours.