ASTRONOMY (no lab period) 0.5 credits

4211 College Prep A 1st Semester

In this course, the history, instruments of astronomers, earth-moon system and our solar system are examined along with stellar constellations, and the life cycles of the stars. Students will use the Starry Night computer program regularly for hands on astronomical observations and problem solving. Course work will include research projects and classroom presentations.

Graduation Standard Opportunity: SC PS

Prerequisite: Successful completion of two years of Lab Science. Priority will be given to seniors.