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Survey of Astronomy (AST101) 4 Credits

Survey of astronomy for the nontechnical student. The history, content, and evolution of the solar system and the universe in general. Astronomical principles and instrumentation. The planets, moons, sun, comets, stars and star formation, galaxies, and cosmology. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
14512 Summer 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 05/31/2022 - 08/04/2022 N/A N/A
  • J. Neujoy
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
      Class 14512 costs include AST Course Fee: $30
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 14512 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 14513 held Online (J. Neujoy)