Familiarize yourself with the fundamentals of astronomy and apply your knowledge to teach and inspire young scientists in our community.
This course, created by an Honors Praxis Lab on Astronomy, will prepare students with the fundamentals of astronomy and equip them with the skills necessary to educate others. After mastering teaching kits used by the Clark Planetarium, they will take their new knowledge to children at Rose Park Elementary. Students will work to eradicate misconceptions about astronomy while increasing their own scientific knowledge and serving their communities.
HONOR 3400 Science and Pedagogy
W 9:40 am-12:40 pm
Professor Ken O’Brien
Fulfills SF and HON requirements