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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Spring 2023
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Location Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
7116 Full 01/09/2023-05/01/2023 Mon 7:00P- 8:15 Porter Campus
Hybrid - On Campus
D-422 Patricia Battler 3.00
The course meets on campus on the day and time listed in the schedule. The remainder of the course is delivered with online assignments and activities. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
6351 Open 01/09/2023-05/01/2023 Wed 11:00A-12:15 Spring Hill Campus
Hybrid - On Campus
E-108 Patricia Battler 3.00
The course meets on campus on the day and time listed in the schedule. The remainder of the course is delivered with online assignments and activities. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4268 Full 01/09/2023-05/01/2023 Online
Online
Gregory Woodard 3.00 45.00
Traditional online format. In this modality, the course is available thru canvas any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility and with no set meeting schedule. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4267 Full 01/09/2023-05/01/2023 Online
Online
Patricia Battler 3.00 45.00
Traditional online format. In this modality, the course is available thru canvas any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility and with no set meeting schedule. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4266 Full 01/09/2023-05/01/2023 Online
Online
Patricia Battler 3.00 45.00
Traditional online format. In this modality, the course is available thru canvas any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility and with no set meeting schedule. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4265 Full 01/23/2023-04/07/2023 Online
Online
Patricia Battler 3.00 45.00
Traditional online format. In this modality, the course is available thru canvas any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility and with no set meeting schedule. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4264 Full 01/09/2023-05/01/2023 Online
Online
Patricia Battler 3.00 45.00
Traditional online format. In this modality, the course is available thru canvas any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility and with no set meeting schedule. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
1122 Open 01/09/2023-05/01/2023 Tue 7:00P- 8:15 East Campus
Hybrid - On Campus
A-163 John Blum 3.00
This class meets on campus on the day and time listed in the schedule. The remainder of the course is delivered with online assignments and activities. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
Summer 2023
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Location Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
7912 Open 05/08/2023-07/13/2023 Mon 5:30P- 7:25 Porter Campus
Hybrid - On Campus
D-420 Patricia Battler 3.00
This course meets on campus on the day and time listed in the schedule. The remainder of the course is delivered with online assignments and activities. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4240 Open 05/08/2023-07/13/2023 Online
Online
John Blum 3.00 45.00
Traditional online format. In this modality, the course is available through canvas any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility and with no set meeting schedule. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.