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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ISCI 4002K - Earth Science

This is a content-specific course for pre-service teachers (middle grades). Students will learn about Earth Science from a systems-based approach focusing on the integrated processes responsible for the structure and function of Earth systems. Special emphasis will be placed on the modern scientific understanding of global climate change. All materials will be correlated to Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) relevant to the middle grades classroom (6th grade GSE science standards). This course investigates and provides a brief synthesis of the following pertinent topics: geology, hydrology, meteorology, astronomy, resources, and human impact on the Earth. ISCI 4001 is highly recommended as a prerequisite.