EESC *1100 General Geology I
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as GEOL 1.
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3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory; 4½ credits
Origin of the solar system; the earth in space; earth origin; major earth processes; earth structure and materials; earth magnetism; hydrology; landforms; geologic time; climate change; earth-human interaction. Laboratory work includes study of seasons, earth motions, apparent motions of celestial bodies, minerals, rocks, terrestrial coordinates, and topographic maps; field trips. STEM variant course - Satisfies Pathways Flexible Core Scientific World requirement.
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