Minor in Earth & Space Science/Secondary

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The secondary minor in Earth and Space Science prepares you to teach courses like earth sciences in Washington State middle schools and high schools. This minor should be pursued with an education major. In the program, you’ll study oceanography, weather, geology, astronomy and science teaching methods.

Course Requirements

Curriculum & Requirements

Earth and Space Science/Secondary Minor

This minor satisfies the endorsement for grades 5–12. 

Required Courses
GEOG 305INTRODUCTION TO OCEANOGRAPHY5
GEOG 314WEATHER FORECASTING5
GEOL 120PHYSICAL GEOLOGY - THE SOLID EARTH5
GEOL 121PHYSICAL GEOLOGY - SURFICIAL PROCESSES5
GEOL 122HISTORICAL GEOLOGY5
PHYS 121DESCRIPTIVE ASTRONOMY5
SCED 390SCIENCE TEACHING METHODS2
SCED 391MIDDLE LEVEL AND EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE METHODS3
Total Credits35

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