Description:In this course, students will learn about the science behind recent natural disasters involving hurricanes, earthquakes, and tsunamis. Students will also learn about the structure of our atmosphere and how it makes life on earth possible. This is the first course in a two-part Earth Science series (EARTH 041 and EARTH 043).
Course Content:1. The Atmosphere
2. The Weather
3. The World of Water
4. Water--Its Use and Abuse
5. A Theory of the Earth
6. Plate Motion and Effects
7. The Trembling Earth
8. Earthquakes and People
10. The Climate System
Paper Courses:Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.
|Earth 041 - DVD||Included in tuition|
|Printed Course Packet||Included in tuition|