Skip to Main Content
2018-2019 Catalog
ESC 2000: Earth Science

Course Description for Earth Science

ESC2000: Earth Science

Description: This course is an introduction to the Earth as a system including the lithosphere, atmosphere, and the hydrosphere. Topics for discussion will include the formation of the Earth and the evolution of its landscape, the atmosphere and principles of weather and climate, the dynamic ocean, comparison with other bodies in the Solar System and human impact on the Earth systems.
Availability: This course is normally offered Summer, Fall and Spring terms.