Engaging

Introduction to the Sky and Solar System

School: 
College of Arts & Sciences
CLAS Course: 
Astronomy
Course #: 
ASTR 1210
Section: 
1
Credits: 
3
Days of the Week: 
MTWRF

A study of the night sky primarily for non-science majors. Provides a brief history of astronomy through Newton. Topics include the properties of the sun, earth, moon, planets, asteroids, meteors and comets; origin and evolution of the solar system; life in the universe; and recent results from space missions and ground-based telescopes.

Session: 
Session II
Course Dates: 
June 18 to July 14
Course Times: 
10:30 am to 12:45 pm