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2018-2019 Catalog 
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AST 101 Principles of Astronomy

Prerequisite: Eligibility for both ENG 101  and MAT 136  
3 credits

The laws of nature that account for the earth and the heavenly bodies and their characteristics are studied.  The course is designed to develop the appreciation of the beauty and order of the universe, and to use some basic mathematics to calculate how it works as well. Two hours of class; two hours of laboratory per week.