ASTR 72R: INDEPENDENT STUDY IN ASTRONOMY
Foothill College Course Outline of Record
|Hours:||9 laboratory per week (108 total per quarter)|
|Degree & Credit Status:||Degree-Applicable Credit Course|
|Grade Type:||Letter Grade (Request for Pass/No Pass)|
Student Learning Outcomes
- Student communicates the process and/or results of scientific reasoning in an audience appropriate manner.
- Students demonstrate aspects of scientific research.
The student will be able to:
A. Plan an independent study project in Astronomy.
B. Conduct the study by means of literature research, fieldwork or laboratory work or other means mutually agreed upon in the student-faculty contract as appropriate for the discipline.
C. Present the results of the study in a written or oral report or by some other means as determined by the contract.
This course is based on independent research or course of study related to the topics outlined in the student contract.
Special Facilities and/or Equipment
Method(s) of Evaluation
Evaluation is based on the completion of the scope of work described in the student-faculty contract.
Method(s) of Instruction
Independent study as defined in the student-faculty contract.
Representative Text(s) and Other Materials
Text will vary with content.
Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing, and Outside of Class Assignments
This course requires research, analysis, field study, portfolio or other independent assignments of an agreed upon college-level subject.