ASTR 101 Astronomy I: Solar System
A non-mathematical introduction to the science of astronomy for non-specialist students. Topics to be covered include the fundamentals of astronomy; and introduction to the tools and techniques of modern observational astronomy; the historical development of our understanding of the Earth, Moon, and Solar System; space exploration of Mars, Jupiter, and other planets; the nature of the Sun; and the origin and uniqueness of our Solar System.
NOTE Also offered online. Consult Arts and Science Online. Learning Hours may vary.
Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy
...as an elective should refer to ASTR 101 , ASTR 102 and PHYS 216 . First Courses...
Concurrent Education Degree Requirements
...the 200 level and above, ASTR 101 /3.0, ASTR 102 /3.0, CHEM 313...