Astronomy

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ASTR 100 PRINCIPLES OF ASTRONOMY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: MATH 45 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent; RDG 54 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduction to the concepts and methods developed in astronomy to describe and understand the physical nature and processes of astronomical phenomena. Topics include the sky, the solar system, stars and stellar evolution, nebulae, the Milky Way Galaxy, galaxies, and cosmology. [D; CSU; UC]
ASTR 100 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86556 ASTR 100 01 08:00AM-09:25AM MTWTH 301 Sadjadi,Sina 8 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 8/7/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
86557 ASTR 100 05 11:00AM-01:05PM TWTH 301 Sadjadi,Sina 8 4*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 8/7/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
86558 ASTR 100 60 05:00PM-06:25PM MTWTH 381 Skelton,Robert 8 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 8/7/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
89934 ASTR 100 70 08:00AM-10:25AM TWTH 7212 Coleman,David 7 12*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
ASTR 109 ASTRONOMY LABORATORY 1 Unit [Corequisite: ASTR 100, ASTR 120, ASTR 150, ASTR 170, ASTR 180, or ASTR 205 (may be taken previously). Recommended Preparation: MATH 45 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent.] Demonstrates astronomical principles through observation, simulation, and analysis of data. Includes topics such as the sky, the solar system, stars, nebulae, galaxies, and cosmology. [D; CSU; UC]
ASTR 109 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86559 ASTR 109 01 02:00PM-04:05PM TWTH 381 Staff 8 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 8/7/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM

Total Courses: 2 Total Sections: 5
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