AS 101 Introduction to Astronomy/Cosmology (3)
A qualitative study of stellar, galactic, and extragalactic astronomy and cosmology surveying what is known and how it is known.
AS 102 Introduction to Astronomy - Solar System (3)
A qualitative study of the history of astronomy, the origin, evolution, and functioning of the solar system surveying what is known and how it is known.
AS 103 Observational Astronomy (1)
AS 104 Life in the Universe (3)
A scientific investigation of the question "Are we alone in the universe?" Course content includes the origin and properties of stars and planets, the requirements for life, and the emergence and sustainability of civilizations. Students will complete a variety of interactive assignments and a term project. Prerequisite: None.
AS 201 Introduction to Astro Photography (1)
Photographic procedures and techniques peculiar to astronomical photography. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
AS 251 General Astronomy (3)
AS 360 Research in Astronomy (1-2)
Research in any of the fields of astronomy/astrophysics. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
AS 370 Special Subjects/Astronomy (1-5)
Material to be chosen according to student interest from any one of a number of astronomical subjects. Offered on demand as teaching schedules permit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.