This course presents an overview of historical and modern astronomical knowledge. Topics include telescope design, astronomical methods, the planets of the solar system, the life cycle of stars, and our place among the galaxies. The accompanying lab introduces students to night sky observation and real world experience with astronomical photography.
ASTR-100 - Astronomy
Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 90 hours Prerequisites: None Delivery Method: On-campus Cost: $351.12 Lab Fees: $80.52 Total: $431.64 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/ASTR100.pdf