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2013-2014 Catalog

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Science (SCIE)

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SCIE 3310:     

Earth Science
Cr. 3. (3-3-0) Prerequisites: None.
Basic topics and principles in geology, oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy.

SCIE 3320:

Physical Science
Cr. 3. (3-3-0). Prerequisites: None
Basic topics and principles in sound, heat, light, magnetism, electricity, friction, machines, and changes in matter and energy.

SCIE 4112:

Physical Science for Elementary Schools
Cr. 1. (1-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in science. May be repeated when topics vary.
Topics in physical science relevant to science teaching in elementary classrooms.

SCIE 4313:

Earth and Space Science
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Concepts and principles in Earth and space science. The course includes Earth history, geology, oceans, atmosphere, and Earth’s place in the universe.

SCIE 4314:

Environmental Science
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Environmental science topics include the following: ecology, environmental systems, human population, conservation biology, resource management, water systems and resources, pollution, global climate change, etc.

SCIE 4315:

Conceptual Chemistry
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Basic concepts and principles of the composition, structure, properties and reactions of matter; especially of atomic and molecular systems.

SCIE 4316:

Conceptual Physics
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Basic concepts and principles of mechanics, heat, light and other radiation, sound, electricity, and magnetism.