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ASTR 311 201 (Web-Oriented Course)

Exploring the Universe: Stars and Galaxies

A survey of recent discoveries in modern astronomy without the use of advanced mathematics. Stars, pulsars, black holes, galaxies, quasars and the origin and evolution of the Universe. Not open to first year students and not for credit in the Faculties of Science and Applied Science.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Location: Vancouver

Term 2 (Jan 04, 2021 to Apr 08, 2021)

Cr/D/F Grading Change Dates

Last day to change between Credit/D/Fail and percentage grading (grading options cannot be changed after this date): January 15, 2021


Withdrawal Dates
Last day to withdraw without a W standing : January 15, 2021
Last day to withdraw with a W standing
(course cannot be dropped after this date) :
March 05, 2021

TermDay Start TimeEnd TimeBuildingRoom
2 Mon Wed Fri12:0013:00
Instructor: TBA


Seat Summary
Total Seats Remaining:103
Currently Registered:47
General Seats Remaining:103
Restricted Seats Remaining*:0
-  ASTR 311: COURSE INTENDED FOR NON-SCIENCE STUDENTS (not available for students in the Faculty of Science or Applied Science).
-  STUDENTS REGISTERING FOR THIS COURSE MUST SELECT A TUTORIAL TIME. TUTORIALS MEET EVERY OTHER WEEK. All tutorials are online in 2020W Term 2.

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