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Introduction to Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology (AST112) 4 Credits

Introduction to astronomy for the non-science major. Structure and evolution of stars; supernovae, black holes, and quasars; nebulae; star clusters; galaxies; cosmology, including the birth and death of the universe. Note: Note that AST111 is not a prerequisite for this course. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT092 or higher, or satisfactory district placement.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
31163 Spring 2022 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Online 03/21/2022 - 05/13/2022 N/A N/A
  • S. Mutz
5 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ONLINE CLASS. All classwork can be completed entirely online.
      This class meets for an 8-week period during the full length semester. Students should expect an increased amount of work each week during the 8 weeks as compared to the same class offered in the full semester. Students are encouraged to work with an academic advisor to be sure their course load is balanced over the course of a given semester.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 31163 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 31650 held Online (G. Muncaster)
    • Additional Class Notes: FREE TUTORING is available for this course. Learn more about online tutoring services offered at the Natural Sciences Tutoring Center at
      For tutoring information: (480) 425-6726 or