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EESC *1101 Introduction to Earth Science

1.5 lecture, 3 laboratory; 3 credits

Foundational concepts and skills of Earth science applied to understanding the geological history of the New York City region; minerals; rocks; geological time, fossils, plate tectonics, glaciation. Minimum of two full-day local field trips required. STEM variant course - Satisfies Pathways Flexible Core Scientific World requirement.

Prerequisite: none.


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