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ASTR 101 – Astronomy Laboratory (CRN: 93027) 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.


Units (Grade Option) 1; Class Hours: 48-54 lab hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836 and ENGL 836; or ENGL 847 or ESL 400; Prerequisite(s): MATH 110 or equivalent, AND completion of, or concurrent enrollment in ASTR 100, 115 or 125 (ASTR 115 and 125 are offered at College of San Mateo).

Description: Introduces techniques of investigation and problem solving in astronomy as a means to understanding man's place in the universe. The identification of constellations, planets, stars and features of the moon; the use of a telescope to locate and identify double stars, galaxies, clusters, and nebulae; the use of astronomical computer software to help locate and demonstrate the movement of astronomical objects is covered. Transfer: CSU: B3 (only if ASTR 100 is completed prior to or concurrently with ASTR 101), UC. (IGETC: 5C*)

Canada College (Online Course)

Department: Astronomy

Number of Units: 1

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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