Earth and Space Science (Period 3)

Course Description

Earth and Space Science is a capstone course designed to build on student’s prior scientific and academic knowledge and skills to develop understanding of Earth’s system in space and time. This course includes the study of:

Advances in technologies that continue to further our understanding of the origin, evolution, and properties of Earth and planetary systems within a chronological framework. The geosphere as a collection of complex, interacting, dynamic subsystems linking Earth’s interior to its surface. The fluid Earth consisting of the hydrosphere, cryosphere, and atmosphere subsystems.