Kevin Healy, Ph.D.

Full Time Faculty - Astronomy

Physical Science

Office: PS 15 - Room: 223

480-461-7027

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
10:00 AM - 11:45 AM 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
By appointmentBy appointmentBy appointmentBy appointmentBy appointment

Office hours on Mon/Wed/Fri 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM held in person in PS 223.

Contact can also be made through Canvas and email.

Meetings are also available at other times by appointment.

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

AST112 Introduction to Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology 4 Credits
Introduction to astronomy for the non-science major. Structure and evolution of stars; supernovae, black holes, and quasars; nebulae; star clusters; galaxies; cosmology, including the birth and death of the universe.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT092 or higher, or satisfactory district placement.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26506
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Class Started

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 26506 must also register for .

26507
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Closed

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 26507 must also register for .

27829
Dobson Campus
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Class Started

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 27829 must also register for .
27830
Dobson Campus
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
4:25 PM - 5:40 PM

Closed

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 27830 must also register for .
36343
Dobson Campus
Lab
01/15/2020 - 05/08/2020
We
1:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Class Started

Notes: Class 36343 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: janice.hester@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 36343 must also register for .
AST114 Introduction to Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology Laboratory 1 Credits
Hands-on astronomical observations and exercises to supplement AST112.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in AST112 and permission of Instructor or Department or Division.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36345
Dobson Campus
Lab
01/15/2020 - 05/08/2020
We
1:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Class Started

AST282AA Service-Learning Experience in Astronomy 1 Credits
Unpaid Service-Learning (SL) experience, completed with approved community partner.
Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27655
Dobson Campus
Instructor's Office
Lab
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

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