Astronomy (ASTR)

ASTR-110 3 Units Descriptive Astronomy

54 hours lecture; 54 hours total

An introductory general education course on the formation, properties, evolution, and fates of celestial objects--from galaxies to planets to black holes.

Transfers to both UC/CSU

ASTR-111 3 Units Practical Astronomy

54 hours lecture; 9 hours lab; 63 hours total

An introductory general education course which emphasizes how to observe and understand the motions of the celestial objects, including the sun, moon, planets, comets, meteors, and stars. Evening group sky-observing is included.

Transfers to both UC/CSU