ASTR-131: Descriptive Astronomy

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Winter 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Descriptive Astronomy
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Consists of a non-mathematical introduction to elements of the astronomical universe by means of lecture and planetarium demonstrations. Covers the major units of the universe and their interrelation. Scientific background not necessary.

Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
MTA Categories
  • Category 6.1: Natural Sciences
General Education Categories
  • Natural Sciences
Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632,, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122