Provides an overview of how the Earth works, including its composition, structure, and surface features and dynamic processes. Students investigate minerals and rocks, volcanoes, weathering and erosion, running water and groundwater, deserts, shorelines, faulting and earthquakes, mountain building and plate tectonics. Students participate in field trips outside of class hours. For students needing a lab, ERSC 122 serves as the accompanying lab.NOTE: Course offered fall, spring, and may be offered during additional sessions.
- Prerequisite(s) : ESOL 052 and ESOL 054 or ACLT 052 or ACLT 053; and MATH 082
- Credits: 3
- Cost: $118/billable hour + fees (in county)