Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
Chemistry

Academics

Chemistry 105. Earth, Wind and Fire: Science of the Earth System

For non-science majors interested in the physical world around us. With fundamentals of geology and chemistry, we examine the dynamic Earth system where wind, rain, rivers, ice, rocks, plants and animals interact with humans to shape and transform global system. Topics include plate-tectonics, climate, water and soil resources and alternative energy. Laboratories and field trips are included.