Descriptive Astronomy


AST-111

This course introduces an overall view of modern astronomy. Topics include an overview of the solar system, the sun, stars, galaxies, and the larger universe. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the universe around them. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in natural science/mathematics. This is a Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) course that satisfies Natural Sciences.

  • Prerequisite:
    DRE-098, ENG-002 Tier 2, or C or better in ENG-110 or ENG-111
  • Corequisite:
    AST-111A
Class Hours 3
Lab Hours
Clinic, Coop, or Shop Hours
Credit Hours 3