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ASTR 100 – Introduction To Astronomy (CRN: 93378) at Cañada College for Fall 2017

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This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course.

ASTR 100 INTRODUCTION TO ASTRONOMY

Units (Grade Option) 3; Class Hours: 48-54 lecture hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836 and ENGL 836; or ENGL 847 or ESL 400; Prerequisite(s): None.

Description: 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. Transfer: CSU: B1, UC. (IGETC: 5A)


Canada College (Online Course)

Department: Astronomy

Number of Units: 3


Section
OLH - Online
Meeting Date: 08/16-12/15
Meeting Time: TBA
Days: By Arr
Online course Room: TBA
Instructor: Jeanne Digel
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
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