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    Volunteer State Community College
   
 
  Dec 12, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 VSCC Catalog
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ASTR 1030 - ♦Astronomy


This course is a study of the universe beginning with the earth-moon system, the planets and their satellites, the sun, asteroids and comets, and continuing to the stellar system. Star classifications, energy processes, star groups, evolution of stars and larger associations such as galaxies are studied. Laboratory exercises include sky observations and constellation study.  (Same as TN eCampus ASTR 1030)

Prerequisites: Acceptable placement scores or completion of all Learning Support Competencies in Reading and Writing and an ACT Math subscore of 19 (or equivalent) or completion of MATH 1005 , MATH 1130 , MATH 1710  or a higher course

 

 
Corequisites: ASTR 1030L

Contact Hours: 60 lecture hours per semester
General Education: Course can be used to meet Minimum General Education Core requirements.
Credits: (4)


Click here for the Spring 2018 Class Schedule




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