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    185524
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    Earth Science Course Description

    Credit 1.0

    Course Length: 1 Year

    Prerequisites: none


    Students explore a variety of topics including astronomy, geologic history, tectonics, surface interactions, natural resources, climate, meteorology and cumulates with the study of natural hazards. This course meets the Colorado State Standards for Earth Systems Science and follows the BSCS 5E model as a best practice of instruction. Laboratory exercises include virtual simulations and hands on experiences with household items. It is recommended that students have access to a webcam and microphone to complete course projects.