UAH

Degrees

Earth Science Secondary Education

At least 15 hours of coursework from the following list of courses.

UAH Course # Course Title (Credits) 
ESS 210  Collapse of Civilizations (3) 
ESS 303  Classification and Physical Climate (3) 
ESS 310  Environmental Problems of Today (3)
ESS 312  Principles of Ecology (4) 
ESS 331  Climate Change and Infectious Disease (3) 
ESS 410  Environmental Challenges of the 21st Century (3) 
AST 106 Exploring the Cosmos I (3) 
MS 525  Marine Biology of Teachers (6) 
PH 110  Frontiers of Science (3) 
GY 105  World Regional Geography (3) 
GY 110  Principles of Human Geography (3)
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MS 425 will be created to replace MS 525.

Additionally, PH 111/114, 112/115, CH 121/125, 123/126, MA 171, 172, 201, CS 102 are required ancillary courses.

  • Suggested Minor: Education

Typical Four-Year Curriculum Sample

Year 1

Fall Spring 
EH 111   3 EH 102 3
CH 121/125  CH 123/126 
MA 171   MA 172 
ESS 101  PH 111/114 
Total 15  Total  15 

 Year 2

Fall Spring
PH 112/115 4 ESS 102 4
EH 205 3 EH 206 3
HY 101 3 ESS Specialty 3
MA 201 4 HY 102 3
ESS Specialty 3 CS 102 3
Total 17 Total 16

Year 3

Fall Spring Summer
BYS 119 4 ESS 321 3 ED 410 3
ESS 370 3 ST 281 3
ED 301 1 ED 308 3
ED 305 3 ED 309 3
ED 306 3 EDC 301 3
ED 350 3
Total 17 Total 15 Total 3

Year 4

Fall Spring
ESS Specialty 3 ESS 499 3
ESS Specialty 3 ESS Specialty 3
CM 113 3 ESS 305 3
HPL 202 3 GER (SS) 3
GER (SS) 3 ED 416 4
ED 408 3
Total 18 Total 16

Year 5

Fall
ED 490 1
ED 497 9
Total 10
Grand Total 142