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PHS 111 - Physical Science I


Prerequisite: As required by program

This course provides the non-technical student with an introduction to the basic principles of geology, oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy. Laboratory is required.




Course Material:


Tegrity Lectures

Power Point Lecture Notes                                
Chapter 1:  The Universe

     Universe notes
Chapter 2:  The Solar System

     Smaller bodies notes

     Solar system notes
Chapter 3:  Earth in Space

     Earth in Space notes
Chapter 4:  Rocks & Minerals

     Rocks and Minerals notes
Chapter 5:  Plate Tectonics & Earth's Interior

     Plate Tectonics notes
Chapter 6:  Building Earth's Surface

     Geology of Landscapes
Chapter 7:  Shaping Earth's Surface

     Weathering notes webpage
Chapter 8:  Fossils and Geologic Time

     Fossils and Geologic Time
Chapter 9:  The Atmosphere of Earth


     The Atmosphere

     Winds and Water

Chapter 10:  Weather & Climate

    Major Storms
Chapter 11:  Earth's Waters

     Earth's waters




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