SES4U - Earth and Space Science, University Preparation, Grade: 12
This course focuses on the Earth as a planet, and on the basic concepts and theories of Earth
science and their relevance to everyday life. Students will examine the Earth’s place in the
solar system and, after a general introduction to Earth science,will explore in more detail the
materials of the Earth, its internal and surficial processes, and its history. The course draws on
astronomy, biology, chemistry, mathematics, and physics in its consideration of geological
processes that can be observed directly or inferred from other evidence.
***Priority for this course will be given to grade 12 students who require it for graduation or post-secondary purposes. Grade 11 students who apply for this course will be placed on a wait list if requested and notified if a spot becomes available via email. Alternate course selection is required. ***