BYU Independent Study - Online Courses



Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Thomas L Erekson MEd
Credits: 0.50

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In this nonmathematical look at astronomy, students will learn what people have traditionally thought about space and how scientists currently study it.

Course Content:

1. Observing the Night Sky
2. Historical Highlights in Astronomy
3. The Solar System: Terrestrial Planets
4. Review of Lessons 1-3
5. The Solar System: Jovian Planets, Comets, and Asteroids
6. The Sun and Other Stars
7. Galaxies
8. Review of Lessons 1-7

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.
Required Materials Cost
   Earth 051 - CD     Included in tuition
   Printed Course Packet     Included in tuition