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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Summer 2018
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
3334 Open 05/07/2018-06/18/2018 Mon, Wed 9:00A-12:20 West Campus
On Campus
M-329 Stephen Burdick 3.00
4250 Full 05/07/2018-07/17/2018 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4251 Open 05/07/2018-07/17/2018 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
Fall 2018
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1219 Open 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Tue 7:00P- 9:30 East Campus
On Campus
A-168 Stephen Burdick 3.00
2258 Open 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Mon, Wed 9:00A-10:15 North Campus
On Campus
B-202 Stephen Burdick 3.00
3432 Full 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Tue, Thu 11:00A-12:15 West Campus
On Campus
M-330 Not yet assigned 3.00
3433 Open 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Tue, Thu 5:30P- 6:45 West Campus
On Campus
M-330 Pablo Rojo 3.00
4250 Full 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4251 Full 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4252 Full 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4259 Full 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Online
Online
Gregory Woodard 3.00 45.00
6351 Full 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Mon 12:30P- 1:45 Spring Hill Campus
Hybrid
D-106 Not yet assigned 3.00
6352 Open 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Mon, Wed 12:30P- 1:45 Spring Hill Campus
On Campus
E-108 Guy McCann 3.00
7114 Open 08/20/2018-12/07/2018 Mon 7:00P- 9:40 Porter Campus
On Campus
D-422 Gregory Woodard 3.00