Astronomy Associate of Science Degree
To graduate with a specialization in Astronomy, students must complete the following required courses plus the general breadth requirements for the Associate Degree (minimum 60 semester units).
|ASTRON 120||Introduction to Astronomy||3|
|ASTRON 125||Astronomy Laboratory||1|
|MATH 250||Single Variable Calculus I||4|
|MATH 251||Single Variable Calculus II||4|
|MATH 252||Multivariable Calculus||5|
|PHYSIC 202||Physics I||4|
To earn an SBVC Associate Degree students must complete one of the following general education patterns:
Program Learning Outcomes
At the completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Describe how models of the Universe evolve based on observations.
- Demonstrate general knowledge of physical and astronomical concepts and principles that govern the behavior, properties and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe.
- Demonstrate skills in analyzing and interpreting observation data in astronomy.