Course Objectives-Earth Science
Course Description: Earth Science is the study of the earth and universe around it. As a planet in a process of constant change, scientists study the processes that shape the earth, and through discovery, seek to determine the causes of natural phenomena through careful observation and experimentation.

While referring to other branches of science, such as chemistry and physics, earth scientists study the world’s landforms, natural resources, oceans and the world’s water resources, weather and climate, and outer space.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand & use scientific concepts–interconnection between & among systems
  • Know and use the skills and processes of science – the scientific method
  • Understand the nature and contexts of science and technology and application