ASTR 101  - Astronomy Laboratory at Cañada College for Fall 2017 (CRN :  93027)


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*)

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

Prior to the start date of the online course, the instructor should email students using their school email account. All official school communications are directed to your email account. To learn how to forward your email to your primary email account, go to Redirecting Email tutorial page. If you have not received an email from your instructor by the start date of the course, you can contact the instructor at their email address:

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Astronomy                          Number of Units: 1       

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CSU:   B3-Science Lab - Canada

Waitlist: 13 students

Section Information as of Friday, October 20th 2017 - 09:03:15 am

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Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Digel,J 08/16-12/15 TBA ONLN OLH Online

Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop with a refund: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop without a "W": 04-SEP-2017
Last day to drop with a "W": 15-NOV-2017

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