It covers some topics on the AP Environmental Science test and on the CLEP Natural Sciences test.
Main course materials: GVL Astronomy, The 4th Day Alliance, Answers in Genesis (esp. Scientists will give completely opposite conclusions. Always be on the lookout for what is fact and what is assumption.
New Answers Books 1, 2, and 3), Evolution Exposed Earth Science, GVL Earth Systems Notes: Hold onto all of your written work for this course as a record.
Initially inspired by the development of batteries, it covers technology in general and includes some interesting little known, or long forgotten, facts as well as a few myths about the development of technology, the science behind it, the context in which it occurred and the deeds of the many personalities, eccentrics and charlatans involved.
"Either you do the work or you get the credit" Yakov Zel'dovich - Russian Astrophysicist Fortunately it is not always true.
Topics covered include: history of astronomy, telescopes and instruments of astronomy, the earth, the moon, our solar system, stars, galaxies, and cosmology including dark matter and origins of the universe.