Skip to content

ASTR 100 – Introduction To Astronomy (CRN: 92154) at Cañada College for Fall 2017

Cañada College Website Day Class

ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy

Survey of modern astronomy; study of what mankind knows about the universe and our place in it; including the Earth-Moon system, planets and the Solar System, extrasolar planetary systems, the birth and death of stars, the Milky Way galaxy, and Cosmology. Emphasis is also placed on how astronomers learn about the universe, such as the nature of light, telescopes, and the scientific method.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area B1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B1), UC (IGETC Area 5A)

Canada College : Map

Department: Astronomy

Number of Units: 3


Book-Digital Course Content

This course has a Book-Digital Course Content charge. For more information, please contact the Cañada College Bookstore at 650-306-3313, ext. 2, or click on the textbook link above.


Fee Description Type Amount
Book-Inclusive Digital Acc-CAN Flat Fee $89
Section
AB - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 08/16-12/06
Meeting Time: 12:45pm-2:00pm
Days: M, W
Building: 21 Room: 0100
Instructor: Attila Elteto
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 29, 2017
Last day to drop with a refund August 29, 2017
Last day to drop without a "W" September 4, 2017
Last day to drop with a "W" November 15, 2017
San Mateo County Community College District
Cañada College Logo
CSM Logo
Skyline College Logo