Develops a comprehensive understanding of the fundamental principles of physics, astronomy, geology, meteorology, and oceanography. Designed for students planning to transfer as Childhood Education Majors, but would be appropriate for any non-science program. Selected topics comply with the learn- ing standard established for science curricula in New York State. (3 cr. hrs.) (Fall) Prerequisite: MATH 1130 or higher; Eligible to take ENGL 1010 satisfactory completion of all reading skills placements. Cannot receive credit for this course and ERTH 1010. Not for science majors. Lecture/lab/recitation. Lab fee. Meets General Education requirement for Natural Sciences.