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AST 101  The Celestial Clockworks

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1
Description:
Relationship between ancient skylore and timekeeping. Establishment of a calendar and celestial navigation. Development of the Greek horoscope as a time recorder and coordinate system.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2013 - Open