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 2021
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1122 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
John Blum 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
1123 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
John Blum 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
1329 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
Patricia Battler 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
4265 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
Gregory Woodard 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
6351 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
6352 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
6353 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
6672 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
7116 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Mon 7:00P- 8:15 Porter Campus
Hybrid - Remote
ZOOM Patricia Battler 3.00
This class meets remotely on the days and times listed in the schedule by utilizing technology (zoom or the big blue button) through canvas. The remainder of the course is delivered with online assignments and activities. A webcam and microphone are needed for this class.
7203 Full 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Sat 12:30P- 1:45 Porter Campus
Hybrid - Remote
ZOOM Patricia Battler 3.00
This class meets remotely on the days and times listed in the schedule by utilizing technology (zoom or the big blue button) through canvas. The remainder of the course is delivered with online assignments and activities. A webcam and microphone are needed for this class.