Astronomy

Medieval astrological clock.  Copyright free image from Pixabay.com.

Department: Physical Sciences
Coordinator:
​Cliff Gottlieb                       


Astronomy 1 is a 3-unit survey course designed to introduce the science of astronomy. This course covers aspects of archaeoastronomy, telescope optics, radio astronomy, prominent scientists, planets and moons, the sun, stars, stellar evolution and galaxies.