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ASTR 100 –  Introduction To Astronomy (CRN: 96361) at  College of San Mateo for Fall 2024

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ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy

General survey course in astronomy, in which students will study the sun, planets, their moons, and other minor bodies of the solar system. Students will also study extrasolar planets, stars, black holes, dark matter/dark energy and cosmology. Emphasis is on conceptual understanding of the universe.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B1), UC (IGETC Area 5A)

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Department: Astronomy

Number of Units: 3

Fee Description Type Amount
Book-Inclusive Digital Acc-CSM Flat Fee $60
AA - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 09/09-12/09
Meeting Time: 9:10am-11:00am
Days: M, W
Building: 36 Room: 0100
Instructor: Elisha Polomski
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class September 16, 2024
Last day to drop with a refund September 16, 2024
Last day to drop without a "W" September 22, 2024
Last day to drop with a "W" November 18, 2024
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option December 9, 2024
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