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 07/06/2020-08/10/2020 Online
Online
Stephen Burdick 3.00 45.00
4250 Full 05/21/2020-07/30/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4251 Full 05/21/2020-07/30/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
Fall 2020
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1219 Open 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Tue 7:00P- 9:30 East Campus
On Campus
A-168 Patricia Battler 3.00
2258 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Mon, Wed 9:00A-10:15 North Campus
On Campus
B-202 Not yet assigned 3.00
3432 Open 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Tue, Thu 9:00A-10:15 West Campus
On Campus
M-330 Stephen Burdick 3.00
3433 Open 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Mon, Wed 2:00P- 3:15 West Campus
On Campus
M-330 Gregory Woodard 3.00
4230 Open 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4231 Open 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4232 Open 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Gregory Woodard 3.00 45.00
6352 Open 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Mon, Wed 12:30P- 1:45 Spring Hill Campus
On Campus
E-108 Guy McCann 3.00
7114 Open 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 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.