2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin
3856/3857 Astronomy A/B (PC)0.5 credit per semester
Astronomy offers an in-depth look into the cosmos, integrating the disciplines of biology, chemistry, earth science, and physics. Students learn about the Universe through experiences in the laboratory and sites beyond the classroom such as NASA and the Air and Space Museum. Course content constantly evolves with new discoveries. Students may enroll in either semester and in any order.
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit
Additional Course Information:
- National Collegiate Athletic Association Initial Eligibility Clearinghouse (NCAA/IEC)
- Satisfies the Physical Science credit graduation requirement