Course Information
Course Code ERSC 1F01
Course Title Planet Earth
Description Earth as a member in the solar system, minerals and rocks, plate tectonics, volcanoes, and earthquakes; the fossil record and the history of life; glacial geology, geomorphology, earth surface processes; paleoclimates and future climate change; environmental geoscience, hydrologic cycle, soil-groundwater contamination, hazardous waste disposal and alternatives.
Course Format Lectures, lab or local field trip, 5 hours per week.
Prerequisite(s) any two of biology, chemistry, earth sciences, mathematics or physics beyond grade 11 or equivalent.
Notes students may not register concurrently in ERSC 1F90 or 1P92.
Exclusions Completion of this course will replace previous assigned grade and credit obtained in ERSC 1F90, 1F95, 1P92 and 1P93.