Physical Science

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From Astronomy to Oceanography, many Physical Science classes at Lake Tahoe Community College can be applied to the Natural Science degree major. Courses emphasize exploration and the study of Lake Tahoe and the surrounding area. Come study the Physical Sciences in a natural lab of outstanding beauty and richness.

Degrees are offered in:  Natural Science, Geography, and Geology.

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Program Learning Outcomes

• Apply the scientific method to analyze science-related organisms, structures, processes, and issues on a local, regional, national, and global level.
• Illustrate and convey how the particulate nature of matter corresponds to the microscopic and macroscopic properties of substances.
• Dissect, model, and communicate the complexity of the natural environment into its component interconnected systems.