0111-0112. Elements of Beginning Chemistry (4 s.h.) F S. Cross Listed with Chemistry C051-C052.
Cross Listed with Chemistry C051-C052.
A fundamental view of science recommended for the student who would like to enter a scientific field but lacks adequate background. A two semester sequence. Important chemical phenomena and their explanations. Development and use of chemical theories and the mathematical skills needed in their use.
0360-0361. Physical Science for Teachers (3 s.h. each) F S.
For in-service and prospective teachers K-12 who need to strengthen their physical science knowledge. Appropriate topics from physics, chemistry, and astronomy.
0362. Ecology and Field Biology for Teachers ( (3 s.h.) S.
Principles and examples of ecology. The Schuylkill Valley Nature Center is used for field work investigating topics such as population, succession, and food chains.
Note: For in-service and prospective teachers K-12.
0364. Environmental Science for Teachers (3 s.h.)
0365. Meteorology for Teachers (3 s.h.) S.
The facts of meteorology, forecasting, and climatic studies as a science. Discussions, field trips, laboratory exercises, and films. Guest speakers review current work in meteorology.