Earth Science Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the Earth Science baccalaureate program students will be able to:
- Describe the fundamental concepts of geology, including the origin, composition, structure, and evolution of the Earth, and how the Earth system responds to internal and external forces.
- Construct a proper geologic map and cross sections based on their field observations.
- Identify and fully describe rocks, minerals, and fossils in the field, in hand sample, and under the microscope.
- Understand and discuss geologic time, including the principles and methods of absolute and relative dating.
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