Earth Systems

This lab based course will consist of a study of the following topics: (1) Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Plate Tectonics (2) Bedrock Geology; (3) Mineral Resources; (4) Astronomy; (5) Oceans and the Hydrosphere; (6) Climate Change; and (7) Solutions; (8) Acids and Bases; (9) Gaseous Behavior; and (10) Organic Chemistry.  These concepts and associated skills are aligned with the Colorado Academic Standards for Earth Systems Science, incorporating 21st century skills and postsecondary and workforce readiness competencies.

Course Subject
Course Number
SC105A, SC105B
Grade Level
9, 10, 11, 12
Course Duration
Course Credit
Course Fee