The Minor in Geosciences
Course Requirements for the Minor: 22 units
The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required
of all candidates for this minor.
Students majoring in Geosciences may not pursue a minor in Geosciences.
1 course selected from:
GEOS 001 General Geology 3.0 FS *
GEOS 002 Physical Geology 3.0 FS *
Prerequisites: High school chemistry or physics is recommended; students
with no previous science courses are advised to enroll in GEOS 001. No
college credit for those who have passed GEOS 001.
2 courses required:
GEOS 003 Principles of Historical Geology 2.0 FA
Prerequisites: GEOS 001 or GEOS 002.
GEOS 005 Introduction to Astronomy 3.0 FS *
14 units selected from:
Any upper-division Geosciences (GEOS) courses.