Description
Astronomy: The Solar System
An introductory astronomy course covering the sky and celestial motions, ancient astronomy, the Copernican revolution, gravity and orbits, light and astronomical instruments and the solar system. Recommended evening observing sessions will also be included. (These are off campus meetings for star viewing with the school's binoculars and telescopes.)
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
4
Course Attributes
This course satisfies LAT Req
Physical Science with Lab
Offering
Course
ASTRON 20806253
Academic Group
College Parallel
Academic Organization
School of Arts & Sciences
Enrollment Requirements
(NexGen Read 253+ or ACCP Read 80+ or ACT Read 18+ or CRS #10808101 or Intro Coll Read #10838105) and (NexGen QAS 241+ or ACCP Elem Alg 65+ and ACCP Coll Level Math 20+ or ACT Math 20+ or Elem Alg w Apps #10834110). Coursework requires a C or higher.