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General Astronomy I AST-151

Last updated on June 8, 2023, 11:26 a.m.

This course introduces the science of modern astronomy with a concentration on the solar system. Emphasis is placed on the history and physics of astronomy and an introduction to the solar system, including the planets, comets, and meteors. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a general understanding of the solar system.

This course is a Universal General Education Transfer Component course that is guaranteed to transfer for general education equivalency credit to each of the 16 institutions in the University of North Carolina system.

Course Hours

Class Lab Clinical Work SHC
3.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.00


Take 1 math  group 

Take MAT-070

Take DMA-010 DMA-020 DMA-030 DMA-040 DMA-050 DMA-060

Take MAT-003 with a grade of P2.

Take ENG-002(P1)