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Earth Sciences


The Earth Sciences Department currently offers the following courses:
  • Intro to Geographic Information Science (GIS)
  • Physical Geography
  • Physical Geography Lab
  • Human & Cultural Geography
  • World Regional GeographyEarth Science
  • Introduction to Meteorology
  • Field Study Natural History San Diego
  • Geography of California
  • Planet Earth
  • Planet Earth Lab
  • Earth History
  • Introduction to Oceanography
  • Introduction to Oceanography Lab

Check the Class Schedule for Special Courses

Earth Science Field Studies
Several courses in special field studies. Explore areas in within and outside of southern California on overnight camping trips. For current courses, see your class schedule or contact Mark Goodman for more information.

Geology 220 Online
Geology of National Parks is offered online at Grossmont College. This is a rigorous exploration of the geologic processes that have shaped what is perhaps our nation's greatest resource. Visit the GEOL 220 website and see if this course meets your Earth Science needs or contact Gary Jacobson for details.

Natural History of San Diego
Explore the plants, rocks, and landforms around San Diego. Visit the Laguna Mountains, Anza Borrego Desert, the Salton Sea and more while earning transferable college credits.

Intro to Geographic Information Science (GIS)
This is a hybrid course offered at Grossmont that requires both in-class and online activities. For more information on the course contact Judd Curran.

Last Updated: 09/21/2017
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