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 2022
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1122 Open 01/10/2022-05/02/2022 Tue 7:00P- 8:15 East Campus
Hybrid - On Campus
A-166 John Blum 3.00
This course will meet on campus on the announced day and time. Masks and social distancing are required. Please follow the instructor's directions at the first meeting. 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 need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4264 Open 01/10/2022-05/02/2022 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 students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4265 Open 01/10/2022-05/02/2022 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 students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4266 Open 01/10/2022-05/02/2022 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 students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.
7116 Open 01/10/2022-05/02/2022 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) through canvas. The remainder of the course is delivered with online assignments and activities. Students need a webcam and microphone for this class.
Fall 2021
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1219 Full 08/16/2021-12/03/2021 Tue 7:00P- 8:15 East 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. 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.
1451 Open 09/13/2021-11/19/2021 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. 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.
1452 Open 09/13/2021-11/19/2021 Online
Online
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. 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.
4230 Full 08/16/2021-12/03/2021 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.
4231 Full 11/29/2021-01/03/2022 Online
Online
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.
6350 Full 08/16/2021-12/03/2021 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.
6351 Full 08/16/2021-12/03/2021 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 08/16/2021-12/03/2021 Mon, Wed 12:30P- 1:45 Spring Hill Campus
On Campus
E-108 Guy McCann 3.00
7083 Open 08/16/2021-12/03/2021 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.
7526 Open 08/16/2021-12/03/2021 Wed 11:00A-12:15 Porter Campus
Hybrid - On Campus
IPAC118 Patricia Battler 3.00
This course meets at the ipac 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.