Introduction to Astronomy

Permission Required:
No
Distribution:
Astronomy
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 2019
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
4250 Full 05/06/2019-07/16/2019 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4251 Full 05/06/2019-07/16/2019 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
Fall 2019
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1219 Open 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Tue 7:00P- 9:30 East Campus
On Campus
A-168 Patricia Battler 3.00
2258 Open 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Mon, Wed 9:00A-10:15 North Campus
On Campus
B-202 Stephen Burdick 3.00
3432 Full 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Tue, Thu 5:30P- 6:45 West Campus
On Campus
M-330 Stephen Burdick 3.00
3433 Full 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Tue, Thu 2:00P- 3:15 West Campus
On Campus
M-330 Gregory Woodard 3.00
4250 Full 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4251 Full 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4252 Full 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Online
Online
Gregory Woodard 3.00 45.00
4259 Full 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Online
Online
Stephen Burdick 3.00 45.00
6352 Full 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Mon, Wed 12:30P- 1:45 Spring Hill Campus
On Campus
E-108 Guy McCann 3.00
7114 Full 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Mon 7:00P- 8:15 Porter Campus
Hybrid
D-422 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 hte meeting time listed above. If you have questions about this course, you may email the faculty member.