ESC 1202 Cosmic Systems 4 cr. A study of the universe as a set of interacting,evolving systems: galaxies, stars, the solar system and the Earth with its rocks,oceans and atmosphere. Study includes investigations of thematter-energy cycles in these systems and the effects of natural and human interventions upon them. In-class investigations and discovery activities and field trips are part of this course.Mainly for elementary and middle school teacher education students.
ESC 2777 Topics in Earth Science 1-4 cr. Occasional or special-purpose courses in geology, astronomy or meteorology on a level appropriate to the first-year or sophomore student.
ESC 4777 Advanced Topics in Earth Science 1-4 cr. See ESC 2777. Level appropriate to upper-class students with some earth science background.
ESC 4999 Independent Study/Project in Earth Science 1-4 cr.