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U188-100 Survey of Astronomy

Modern astronomy for both science and non-science majors, with eight laboratory activities. You will work with animations, basic astronomical exercises, and practice exams, to study classical astronomy, sun and stellar astronomy, galactic astronomy and cosmology, and the solar system.

Course Syllabus

Course Information
PrerequisitesMath skills equivalent to first-year high school algebra are required; Appropriate for advanced high school and first-year or higher college students
Credits4 undergraduate credits
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Delivery MethodOnline
Course Start DateDate payment received
Course End Date6 months after start date
Registration DeadlineNone
Course Tuition*$1308
Administrative Fee$75 (nonrefundable)
Total Tuition and Fees$1383 (not including materials)
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Course Materials
Foundations of Astronomy
(ISBN: 9781439050354) Edition: 11th

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