ASTRO 102 - Introductory Astronomy: Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
Section: 007
Term: FA 2008
Subject: Astronomy (ASTRO)
Department: LSA Astronomy
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS, QR/2
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASTRO 112, 120, 130, or 160.
Advisory Prerequisites:
A basic high school math and science background.
Other Course Info:
F, W.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Instructor:

Discover the nature of stars, black holes, luminous nebulae, supernovae, galaxies, and other cosmic phenomena. In this concept-focused course you will learn what these objects are, how they formed, and what is ultimately in store for the universe. Explore the roles of light, energy, and gravity in astronomy, and get hands- on experience with telescopes and other astronomy tools during mini-labs.

Three lectures and a one-hour discussion period each week.

Having trouble with Math Anxiety? The discussion section includes a workshop that covers basic tools and methods for solving problems. Basic high school math is a prerequisite.

ASTRO 102 - Introductory Astronomy: Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
11187
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MWF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-005 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
002 (DIS)
P
11188
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1
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-005 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
004 (DIS)
P
11190
Open
1
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-005 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
006 (DIS)
P
28695
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1
 
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W 11:00AM - 12:00PM
007 (LEC)
 
11191
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7
 
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MWF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 007-010 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 006.
008 (DIS)
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11192
Open
2
 
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Tu 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 007-010 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 006.
010 (DIS)
P
24958
Open
3
 
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Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 007-010 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 006.
012 (DIS)
P
28694
Open
2
 
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W 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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