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
4265 Open 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 Open 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 Open 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.
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 Online
Online
Patricia Battler 3.00 45.00
3432 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Stephen Burdick 3.00 45.00
3433 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Mon, Wed 2:00P- 3:15 West Campus
Remote
REMOTE Gregory Woodard 3.00
This class meets remotely on the days and times listed in the schedule by utilizing technology (zoom) through canvas. Students will need a webcam and microphone for this class.
4230 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
The course is available through canvas anytime throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone maybe needed for this class.
4231 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
4232 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Gregory Woodard 3.00 45.00
6352 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Guy McCann 3.00 45.00
7114 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Patricia Battler 3.00 45.00