The Geology program at Lake Tahoe Community College provides students with general background knowledge in the field of Geology through lecture, lab, and field-based courses.
Students will gain a broader understanding of their physical environment and the interconnectedness
between it and other disciplines.
Program Learning Outcomes
• Demonstrate familiarity with major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends.
• Apply the scientific method to analyze geologic structures, processes and issues on a local, regional, national and/or global level.
• Communicate the complexity of the natural environment into its component interconnected systems.