Course title



Biology I

Course description

Description: Astronomy will provide students with theory in nighttime observations of the seasonal skies. In addition to textbook and laboratory related materials; students will work extensively with the high school planetarium. The course will cover the following: Earth motions and how those motions affect the day and night sky; constellation location in the northern and southern skies; celestial movements of the sun and moon; planetary location; motion; and comparative planetary geology; and life cycles of stars and galaxies. Evaluation criteria include homework assignments; student participation in class; completion of projects and assignments; and tests and quizzes.

School country

United States

School state


School / district Address

611 Field Club Rd

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LPHY
  • Physics

Approved date

Online / Virtual