Introduction to Astronomy

Permission Required:
No
Distribution:
Astronomy
Prerequisite:
(REA0017) or ( 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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Spring 2018
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1329 Open 01/08/2018-04/30/2018 Thu 7:00P- 9:40 East Campus
On Campus
A-203 Stephen Burdick 3.00
2314 Open 01/08/2018-04/30/2018 Mon 7:00P- 8:15 North Campus
Hybrid
A-229 Stephen Burdick 3.00
4000 Full 01/08/2018-04/30/2018 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4001 Full 01/08/2018-04/30/2018 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4249 Open 01/08/2018-04/30/2018 Online
Online
Stephen Burdick 3.00 45.00
4250 Full 01/08/2018-04/30/2018 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
6352 Full 01/08/2018-04/30/2018 Mon, Wed 2:00P- 3:15 Spring Hill Campus
On Campus
E-108 Guy McCann 3.00