Course Offerings and Descriptions

For the most up-to-date list of classes offered through the Natural Sciences department, please reference the Schedule of Classes; for course descriptions, please reference the current College Catalog (see below for the prefixes used for Natural Sciences courses).

To find a course in the Schedule of Classes, first choose the semester from the pull-down menu.  Next, in the Subject box, scroll down to "Science" - all of the Natural Sciences courses are grouped together by their prefix.

The prefixes used by the department include:

AST - Astronomy and Astrobiology

BOT - Botany

BSC - General Biology, Principles of Biology, Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, Anatomy and Physiology, and Human Structure and Function

CHM - Chemical Science, General Chemistry for Life Sciences, College Chemistry, and Organic Chemistry

ESC - Earth Science

EVR - Environmental Science

GLY - Geology and Paleontology

HUN - Nutrition

ISC - Natural Disasters

MCB - Microbiology

MET - Meterology

OCE - Oceanography

PHY - Physical Science and Physics

ZOO - Zoology




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