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ASTR 400 Astronomy Laboratory

Units: 1

Hours: 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: None.

Corequisite: ASTR 300

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course covers topics including constellations, star charts, and motions of the Earth, Moon and other astronomical bodies. Students will apply the techniques that astronomers use to study the Earth, Moon, Sun, planets and stars. The course includes observations with the naked eye, binoculars and/or telescopes.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

IDENTIFY AND CLASSIFY COMMON CELESTIAL OBJECTS. (SLO 1)