SCI 111. Inquiry Physical Science for Elementary Teachers.
(1-4-3); I, II.
Preservice elementary teachers will learn the essential science concepts established by the Kentucky core content for Science, which includes topics in areas of properties of matter, force and motion, heat, light and optics, electricity and magnetism, and sound. Students will learn these science concepts through a process of direct observation of physical phenomena, making sense of those observations through inference and reason and in collaboration with fellow students and instructors. Not acceptable for majors or minors in the physical sciences. This course satisfies the general education area studies - natural and mathematical sciences.