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General Science

Classes

Course Name Credits Description
GS 106 Physical Science (Geology) 4

Covers minerals, rocks, volcanism, earthquakes, plate tectonics, erosion and deposition by wind, glaciers and streams, weathering, fossils and geologic history. Includes weekly lab. Prerequisite: MTH 65 or equivalent placement test scores. Prerequisite/concurrent: WR 121. Audit available.

GS 107 Physical Science (Astronomy) 4

Surveys astronomy to include historical development of the universe, earth as a planet, earth's moon, planets of the solar system, the sun, stars and galaxies. Includes weekly lab. Prerequisite: MTH 65 or equivalent placement test scores. Prerequisite/concurrent: WR 121. Audit available.

GS 108 Physical Science (Oceanography) 4

Includes the chemical, biological, physical and geological nature of the oceans. Includes weekly lab. Prerequisite: MTH 65 or equivalent placement test scores. Prerequisite/concurrent: WR 121. Audit available.

Faculty and Staff

Namesort icon Title Email Phone
Gretchen Gebhardt Gretchen Gebhardt Geology Instructor ggebhardt@cgcc.edu