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Geology of the National Parks

ESC 114

Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

Credits: 3

Designed for the non-science major, this course provides an introduction to geology and the geological evolution of North America through a detailed examination of selected U.S. National Parks and Monuments. National Parks studied include the Grand Canyon, Zion, Canyonlands, Petrified Forest, Badlands, Mammoth Cave, Carlsbad Caverns, Acadia, Yosemite, Mt. Rainier, Crater Lake, Hawaii Volcanoes, Yellowstone, and Death Valley among others. In addition to learning about the geology of North America's National Parks, students will also gain an appreciation for the scenic beauty, natural resources, flora, and fauna preserved in these unique areas. Pre or Corequisite: ENG 102. 3 hrs. lect.

We currently offer the following class for this course:

Geology of the National Parks

Section: ESC114 - S16

CRN: 40154

Type: Distance Learning

Instructor: Steven H. Schimmrich

Term: Summer 2017

Fees: Technology Fee $65


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Class Schedule

Dates: 07/12/2017 - 08/18/2017
Location: Online

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