2016-2017 College Catalog 
    
    Nov 21, 2018  
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GEOL 1310 - Concepts of Earth Science ♦

Credit(s): 3
The study of the Earth’s environment and the natural and anthropogenic impacts that affect the environment. A review of Earth’s geology provides a basis for discussing environmental issues stemming from the rapid increase in world population and the associated demands for resources and energy. Focus is on current environmental issues such as water and air pollution, global warming, managing waste discharges, energy production, and how to manage change to ensure a high quality environment for generations that follow. Environmental issues will be further explored in weekly laboratory exercises. A course designed for students seeking the Associate of Science in Teaching degree; course focuses on the elementary education science concepts via the Next Generation of Science Standards.

♦ This is a General Education  course transferable within the Tennessee Board of Regents system.



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