This course is an introduction to the study of the universe and how the scientific method and modern tools are used to study it. Topics include history of astronomy; properties of the sun and planets and the structure and evolution of the solar system; nature and evolution of stars; galaxies and the beginning of the universe. Laboratory activities will include real and virtual astronomical viewing and experiments and will require some basic algebraic calculations.

Note: Students will not receive credit toward a degree for both AST100 and AST105.

Recommended Prereq: A course in basic algebra.

IAI: P1 906L.

Spring 2018
Credit
4.0
Course Fee: $30.00 | Prereq or Coreq required
Sessions
Ticket # CRN Days Times Location Instructor Status
182AST105.001
MW
12:30pm-2:40pm
Course Location

Sugar Grove Campus, Weigel Hall, Room 202

Sugar Grove Campus
Waubonsee Community College
Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive
Sugar Grove, IL 60554-9454
(630) 466-7900

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