Welcome to the Physical Science Department!
The Takoma Park/ Silver Spring's Physical Science Department includes five disciplines: Astronomy, Chemistry, Engineering, Geography, Geology and Physics. This site lists the courses that are usually offered in each discipline (note that some courses are not offered every semester).
Throughout all of our courses, instructors emphasize the use of critical thinking and application of knowledge to assist you in your future academic and life goals. Our courses are transferable to many four-year institutions as general education or majors' classes and professional degree programs. To learn more about our course descriptions for each discipline, click the appropriate links below or those in the left menu.