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|ASTRON 1||ELEMENTARY ASTRONOMY||4 Units|
Prerequisite(s): Math 139, Math 131 *or* Math 132C.
Recommended Preparation: A high school *or* college physical science course.
Methods of investigation used by astronomers. Positional and practical astronomy, dynamical astronomy and modern astro-physics. Use of instruments, techniques of observation. Night lab occasionally substitutes for a lecture period. Required instructional trips. Total of 54 hours lecture and 36 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass
#2975 7:00pm- 9:40pm MW LecLab P1 SEPIKAS J P
|ASTRON 12||DESCRIPTIVE INTRODUCTION TO ASTRONOMY||3 Units|
Recommended Preparation: Math 125 or Math 127B or Math 128B
Origin, characteristics and evolution of the solar system, the stars, the galaxies and the universe. No credit if taken after Geol 16 or Astron 1. Total of 54 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass
#0215 6:00pm- 9:20pm Sat TELE C333 SEPIKAS J P
& TBA ITV SEPIKAS J P
No. 0215: This section is offered through Pasadena City College Instructional Television. Refer to the Telecourses-Distance Learning section of this booklet for additional information. 19 on-campus hours, 6-10pm on specific Saturday evenings: 9/10; 9/24; 10/15, 11/05 and 12/10
|ASTRON 20||INDEPENDENT STUDY||2 Units|
Prerequisite(s): Astron 1.
Faculty-guided independent study of a topic in Astronomy. Maximum credit 6 units, 2 units each semester. Total of 36 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: UC Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass
#0244 TBA I-S U402 DOUGLASS D N
6.8 Hours TBA per week