Bachelor of Science in Earth Sciences - Quantitative Reasoning Category III/IV and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 67

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
MATH 197 Prelude to Calculus I (Prerequisite for MATH 226) 2,3 3
GE Area A 4 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) 3
GE Area C 3
 Units15
Second Semester
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry (Major Science and Math Foundation) 5
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
MATH 198 Prelude to Calculus II (Prerequisite for MATH 226, B4) 2,3 3
GE Area A 3
 Units14
Third Semester
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Science and Math Foundation, B4) 2,3 4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D - Take Two 6
GE Area E 3
 Units16
Fourth Semester
MATH 227 Calculus II (Hidden Prerequisite if Selecting PHYS 220/222) 4
 
Select One Set of Courses (Major Science and Math Foundation): 5 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 C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units14
Fifth Semester
ERTH 400 Earth Systems I (Major Core) 3
Select One Set of Courses (Major Science and Math Foundation): 5 4
General Physics II
and General Physics II Laboratory
 
General Physics with Calculus III
and General Physics with Calculus III Laboratory
 
Major Emphasis (34 units) - Take Two 6 6
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units16
Sixth Semester
ERTH 205 Techniques in Earth Sciences (Major Core) 2
ERTH 500 Earth Systems II (Major Core) 3
ERTH 505 Quantitative Methods in Earth Sciences (Major Core) 3
ERTH 600GW Earth's Climate History - GWAR (Major Core) 3
Major Emphasis (34 units) - Take Two 6 6
 Units17
Seventh Semester
Major Emphasis (34 units) - Take Four 6 12
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
ERTH 690 Earth Sciences Capstone Presentation (Major Culminating Experience) 7 1
Culminating Experience - Select One 7 3-4
Major Emphasis (34 units) - Take Three 6 10
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units17-18
 Total Units124-125