*Note - Final Exams will require supervision. Details will follow from your instructor if you choose to register. Students will examine our planet’s geological origins and the geological timescale as a foundation to guide decision making with regard to the use of its mineral and energy resources, the maintenance and remediation of the environment, and response to geological hazards. Hands-on field experiences will enable students to develop visual-spatial reasoning skills and an understanding of the role of Geographic Information Systems. Students will also explore the historical and contemporary significance of Earth Science and related careers.
Suggested Career Pathways
Geologist, Paleontologist, Geological Engineer, Petroleum Engineer