(3-2) 4 Cr. Hrs.
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Earth Systems is an introductory physical geography lab course. Earth Systems utilizes a systems approach to analyze the earth's dynamic systems: energy, atmosphere, water resources, weather and climate, tectonic processes, landforms, soil, vegetation and ecosystems. Introductory geographic concepts including absolute and relative location, spatial analysis and geographic approach are covered. Fundamentals of map reading, remote sensing and geographic information systems are included.
(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)
Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to: