ASTR 5H Introduction to Astronomy - Honors
3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A; Acceptance into the Honors Program
An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. An introductory, non-technical survey of the universe. Fundamental concepts and facts of astronomy. Topics include the origin and evolution of planets, stars, and galaxies; results of space exploration and modern cosmology. Enroll in ASTR 5L to receive laboratory science credit. Field trips may be required. Students may not receive credit for both ASTR 5H and ASTR 5.