May 20, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergrad Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergrad Catalog

AST 104 - Inquiry in Astronomy

4 Cr. Hrs.
Common Learning Outcomes
[NW] 4. Knowledge of the physical and natural world
[CT] 5. Critical thinking skills: inquiry, analysis and creative problem-solving

An inquiry-based study of the objects (sun, planets, moon, and asteroids) within our solar system and the objects (stars, galaxies, interstellar material) beyond our solar system.  Emphasis will be placed on observation and other scientific methods used to explore the heavens. Laboratory included and meets at night.  No prerequisites.