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Earth Science S1 (#521)


Francisco Barrero, PhD, Frances Scelsi, PhD, Chia Hui Hsu, PhD, Joseph F. Gerhard Kunze, PhD, Stephen A. Leslie, PhD, Stephen Letro, Michael Manga, PhD, Len Sharp, Theodore Snow, PhD, Dinah Zike, National Geographic. Earth Science: Geology, the Environment, and the Universe. Glencoe:  McGraw-Hill, 2008.  ISBN: 9780078746369

Course Description:

During this course, you will learn about the structure of Earth and the geologic changes that are occurring.  You will also increase your understanding of glaciers, volcanoes and earthquakes, and the role of wind and water in bringing about these geologic changes.  You will study the oceans and the atmosphere, the motion of the earth in the solar system and the galaxy, and how Earth’s history can be read from rock formations.

Important notice regarding our English course offering:

All English courses (listed) are temporarily suspended until further notice: English I S1 (#311), English I S2 (#312), English II S1 (#321), English II S2 (#322), English III S1 (#331), English III S2 (#332), English IV S1 (#341), and English IV S2 (#342).

Notice to Prospective Students

Students must have a valid e-mail address, physical mailing address and access to any free PDF file viewer, like Adobe Reader, for filling out course materials online and printing course materials at home.

Please contact us if you a question or concern about courses or enrollments.

Credit Disclaimer

Please be informed that some of the courses being offered at this time are the same courses that the Independent and Distance Learning Department at LSU was offering. While they are the same courses, they are not being offered by Louisiana State University.  There is no affiliation between Louisiana High School Correspondence Courses, LLC and LSU. These courses will be administered and graded by LHSCC.