Earth Science 11 is an introductory course. A variety of topics will be presented including mineral identification, forces that create and destroy landforms, earthquakes, volcanoes, plate tectonics, climate change, and astronomy. The Earth is a dynamic, complex system. Earth Science 11 begins the exploration of this system through its investigation of forces that create and destroy landforms, oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy. Earth history and mineral formation and identification are also introduced.
Course code: MESC-11