Course Content

GEOLOGY

The study of the composition, structure, physical properties, and history of Earth’s components, and the processes by which they are shaped.

GEOGRAPHY

The science that studies the terrestrial surface, the societies that inhabit it, and the territories, landscapes, places or regions that form it.

ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE

The study of the atmosphere, its processes, and interactions with other systems.

  • Climatology
  • Paleoclimatology
  • Atmospheric chemistry
  • Atmospheric physics
  • Paleotempestology

OCEANOGRAPHY

The study of the physical and biological aspects of the ocean.

  • Biological oceanography
  • Physical oceanography
  • Paleoceanography
  • Limnology
  • Marine geology

ASTRONOMY

The branch of science, which deals with celestial objects, space, and the physical universe as a whole.
  • Astrophysics
  • Solar Astronomy
  • Stellar Astronomy
  • Galactic Astronomy
  • Extra-galactic Astronomy
  • Physical Cosmology
  • Astrobiology
  • Astrochemistry
  • Astrophysics
  •  Planetary geology
  • Selenography
  • Theoretical planetology

ENVIRONMENTOLOGY

The branch of science concerned with the physical, chemical, and biological conditions of the environment and their effect on organisms.

  • Ecology
  • Geochemistry