Course title

Geoscience A/B


Successful completion of Biology/Algebra 1

Course description

This course aims to develop our students? understanding of the forces that affect life on Earth; the tectonic forces that cause earthquakes and are part of the lives of Southern Californians and how this is connected to forces at work in other parts of the world. This knowledge helps students understand the changes on Earth in the past and forecast potential changes in the future. It highlights wo/man?s role in changing the Earth. It shows how the Earth provides resources that make life as we know it possible. It showcases some of the technology that allows us to study the Earth and teaches students to critically analyze evidence; all while teaching the fundamental theories of geology; astronomy; meteorology and oceanography.

School country

United States

School state


School city

Redondo Beach

High school

Redondo Union High School

School / district Address

722 N Lucia Avenue, Unit B

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LGEO
  • Geology

Approved date

Online / Virtual