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Term : Summer 2023
Catalog Year : 2022-2023

AST 210 - Celebrating Diversity In Astronomy

Description: In this course, we discuss the contributions to astronomy by people with identities that differ from those we typically see in textbooks, and do not always gain the same recognition for their work. Students will learn about the cultural contexts, the scientific work, and legacy of these diverse individuals. This course provides students the Cultural Understanding requirement of the liberal studies program, and help students develop the essential skill of critical thinking through various and abundant active learning in class. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Spring 2024

Requirement Designation: Cultural Understanding

Liberal Studies Essential Skills: Critical Thinking