Catalog: 2014–2015 Catalog Year
Offers experimental and in-depth investigations designed to illustrate fundamental principles of geology.
Upon completion of the course, the successful student will have learned to apply course material (to improve thinking, problem solving and decisions) in PHYSICAL GEOLOGY LABORATORY.
Linkage of course to educational program mission and at least one educational program outcome.
General Education: The mission of general education at WNC is to provide students who complete degrees and certificates of achievement with critical life skills that will benefit them in their personal and professional endeavors. GEOL 103: PHYSICAL GEOLOGY LABORATORY addresses the general education student learning outcome:
Program A.S. Geosciences: GEOL 103, along with GEOL 101, fills a degree requirement for the Associate of Science with Geoscience emphasis. The mission of the Associate of Science-Geoscience emphasis is to provide a strong foundation in earth and physical sciences, and prepare students for transfer into many disciplines, including geology, geography, environmental science, and science teaching. GEOL 103 addresses the program student learning outcome: