Astronomy laboratory is designed to provide a hands-on laboratory experience to
accompany lectures in astronomy (PSC-1010). After this course you should be able
to: Explain daily and annual motions in the heavens; Use astronomical devices
such as star charts.; Interface with planetarium software packages, analysis software
packages, and astronomical internet sites; Compare and contrast astronomical
digital images; Compare and contrast spectra of celestial objects; Describe
the vast distances between astronomical objects.
Prerequisite: Reading Proficiency