Introduction to Astronomy

Permission Required:
No
Prerequisite:
REA0011
Credits:
3.00 Credits
Lecture:
3.00 Hours

Course Description:

This course provides an exploration of our universe through descriptive studies of our solar system, planets, stars, constellations, black holes, galaxies, quasars, cosmology, galactic and stellar evolution. Other topics included are artificial satellites, the space program, energy problems and discussion about the possibility of extraterrestrial life. Emphasis is placed on the appreciation of astronomy through scientific reasoning, methodology and precision, and on the importance of astronomy as an integral part of the everyday life of the individual.

PHSC Course Schedule: Introduction to Astronomy

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Summer 2020
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1611 Open 06/23/2020-08/03/2020 Mon, Wed 5:30P- 8:50 East Campus
On Campus
A-164 Stephen Burdick 3.00
4250 Open 05/11/2020-07/20/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4251 Open 05/11/2020-07/20/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
Spring 2020
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1329 Open 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Wed 7:00P- 9:40 East Campus
On Campus
A-203 Stephen Burdick 3.00
3432 Full 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Tue, Thu 2:00P- 3:15 West Campus
On Campus
M-330 Gregory Woodard 3.00
3433 Open 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Tue 5:30P- 8:00 West Campus
On Campus
M-330 Stephen Burdick 3.00
4000 Full 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4001 Full 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Online
Online
Gregory Woodard 3.00 45.00
4002 Full 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
6352 Full 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Mon, Wed 12:30P- 1:45 Spring Hill Campus
On Campus
E-108 Guy McCann 3.00
7116 Open 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Mon 7:00P- 8:15 Porter Campus
Hybrid
D-419 Patricia Battler 3.00
This hybrid course blends online and face-to-face delivery. The course meets one day each week. Content is delivered online through myPHSC and on campus at the meeting time listed above. If you have questions about this class, you may email the faculty member.
7203 Full 01/13/2020-05/04/2020 Sat 12:30P- 1:45 Porter Campus
Hybrid
D-415 Patricia Battler 3.00
This hybrid course blends online and face-to-face delivery. The course meets one day each week. Content is delivered online through myPHSC and on campus at the meeting time listed above. If you have questions about this class, you may email the faculty member.