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Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences - Astronomy I

General Science 2310 Astronomy I
An introduction to the study of astronomy. Topics include history, instruments, gravity, the sky and the calendar, the earth and moon, planets of the solar system, comets, meteors, the sun as a typical star, life in the universe. The aim of the course is an appreciation of the development of astronomy and a basic understanding of the concepts and methods which have made that development possible.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; 0-0
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences