Bachelor of Arts in Earth Sciences - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 49

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry (Major Science and Math Foundation) 5
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Science and Math Foundation, B4) 2,3 4
GE Area A 4 3
 Units15
Second Semester
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
MATH 227 Calculus II (if selecting PHYS 220/PHYS 222) 4
 
Select One Set of Courses (Major Science and Math Foundation): 3-4
General Physics I
and General Physics I Laboratory (B1, B3)
 
General Physics with Calculus I
and General Physics with Calculus I Laboratory (B1, B3)
 
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) 3
 Units16-17
Third Semester
ERTH 400 Earth Systems I (Major Earth Sciences Foundation) 3
Science and Math Foundation Elective 6 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units15
Fourth Semester
ERTH 205 Techniques in Earth Sciences (Major Earth Sciences Foundation) 2
GE Area C - Take Two 6
GE Area D - Take Two 6
 Units14
Fifth Semester
Earth Sciences Elective (19 units) - Take Two 7 6
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Sixth Semester
ERTH 500 Earth Systems II (Major Earth Sciences Foundation) 3
Earth Sciences Elective (19 units) - Take One 7 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 5 4
 Units13
Seventh Semester
ERTH 600GW Earth's Climate History - GWAR 3
Earth Sciences Elective (19 units) - Take Two 7 6
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Select One (Major Culminating Experience): 4
Geoscience Partners in K-12 Education  
Earth Sciences Capstone Presentation
and Senior Project
 
Earth Sciences Elective (19 units) - Take One 7 4
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Three 5 9
 Units17
 Total Units120-121