Astronomy 20L

In Astronomy 20 we will take a journey through the universe to explore everything from the potential for extraterrestrial life to the evolution of stars and galaxies.

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Prerequisite

Science 10
Workplace and Apprenticeship Mathematics 10 or
Foundations of Mathematics and Pre-Calculus 10

Delivered

Online Asynchronous

Credits

One Elective 20 Credit

What Will I Learn?

This course explores deep questions about the universe from a scientific perspective such as, "What is the origin of life?", "How do stars form and die?", and "What is the fate of the universe?"

Learners will have the opportunity to navigate across the night sky to locate constellations, planets and other celestial objects. The DLC will send you a telescope kit, which you will assemble, and use to locate celestial objects in the night sky.


Units of Study

    Life in the Universe

    Astronomy as a Science

    Telescope Construction and Operation

    Night Sky Navigation

    The Origin, Evolution and Fate of Stars

    Introduction to Cosmology

Course Materials
Supplied by the DLC

Sun West DLC provides required items to be successful in your course.

Galileoscope (to be returned upon completion)

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