Concepts in Earth Science I for Early and Middle Childhood Education

Course Type: 
EES
Code: 
3450
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3.5
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Lab
Description: 

Introductory survey of geoscience. Rocks and minerals, plate tectonics, geologic time, oceanography and meteorology, planetary science. Lecture is interspersed with hands-on activities intended to reinforce concepts and to provide the students with ideas for teaching their own classes. Students will develop lesson plans on several topics.

Prerequisites: 

(Undergraduate level PHY 2450 Minimum Grade of D or Undergraduate level PHY 2460 Minimum Grade of D) and Undergraduate level CHM 2450 Minimum Grade of D

Attributes: 
General Education Course