Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012
PHS-175 Environmental Geology (3)
Examines the effects of geological processes and geohazards on human life and activities. Course also concentrates specifically on those geological factors that are key components of modern problems of pollution, waste disposal, construction, economics, etc. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A; Comments: Either Physical Geology (PHS-170) or Environmental Geology (PHS-175) will satisfy three hours of science core requirements. However, both cannot be counted toward meeting core. If both courses are taken, the second will count as an elective.