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TCC Catalog 2018-19 
TCC Catalog 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AST1002 Introduction to Astronomy

3 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite(s): documented exemption, appropriate placement test scores, or completion of developmental education reading and writing.
Provides a general, non-mathematical introduction to astronomy, stressing basic physical principles applied to the universe as a whole. Includes features of our night sky, our solar system, stars and their evolution, galaxies, and cosmology. Lecture: 3 hours.