An inquiry-based examination of the interaction of the Earth's natural systems and the role that humans play in determining the evolution of those systems. Topics include plate tectonics, solid earth processes and resources, surficial physical and chemical processes, energy resources, and global climate change. Field trips required; field trip costs must be paid by each student. (Offered every year.)
4 credits
Lower Division
The Interdisciplinary Clusters | Ecological Civilization in Asia
Approaches to Creation and Analysis | The Natural Sciences