Earth Science 11

4 credits

Earth Science 11 focuses on the big ideas of Earth materials and resources, and their cycle through the geosphere, Plate Tectonic Theory, the atmosphere, and distribution of water and its affect on weather and climate change, and astronomy and the interactions of Earth and the solar system. The topics of study in the course are: The Universe, Our Solar System, Sun and Planets, Earth and Lunar Movement, Plate Tectonics, Earthquakes and Volcanoes, Weathering and Erosion, Minerals, Rocls and Earth Resources, Ocean Water and Currents, and the Atmosphere and Water Vapour.