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Course Information
Course Name:Astronomy
Provided Through:University of Nebraska High School
Entity:University of Nebraska High School
Description:This course will examine modern day astronomy including topics about the solar system, stars, galaxies, cosmology, and Astrobiology. Students will begin by studying the night sky and progress towards the Solar system, the Milky Way galaxy, through black holes and quasars. The course will wrap up with topics such as using the scientific method to understand how the universe began and is evolving, to how scientists search for life beyond our own solar system.
Grade Levels:9 - 12
Prerequisites:The UNHS recommends a knowledge base in Chemistry and 2 years of Algebra to be successful in this course.
Comments:Need enrollment instructions? Visit: http://highschool.nebraska.edu or call Toll Free: 866-700-4747

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Section Information
NVIS ID:8372
Instructor:Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
Credit Type:High School
Delivery Mode:Asynchronous
Class meets:8/1/2023 to 7/31/2024
Block Schedule:No
Availability:Open for registration
Computer required:Yes
Proctor required:Yes
LMS required:No
Comments:This is a self-paced course that may be started at any time during the year and completed in 5 - 52 weeks (end date of this course offering does not affect enrollment period).
Cost:Starting September 5: $250 + Any Required Books/Materials
Enrolled: University of Nebraska High School