Bill Sherry, Ph.D.

Full Time Faculty - Astronomy

Physical Science

Office: PS 15 - Room: 204

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM1:30 PM - 2:00 PM1:00 PM - 1:30 PM1:30 PM - 2:00 PM 
4:15 PM - 5:45 PM 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM  

Tuesday and Thursday office hours will be in the PV building at the Red Mountain campus.

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

AST111 Introduction to Solar System Astronomy 4 Credits
Introduction to astronomy for the non-science major. The scientific method, properties of light, astronomical instruments, our Solar System and solar systems around other stars. Includes hands-on astronomical observations and laboratory exercises.
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
36340
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Closed

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 36340 must also register for .

26436
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 26436 must also register for .

36341
Dobson Campus
Lab
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Closed

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 36341 must also register for .
27826
Dobson Campus
Lab
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
7:10 PM - 8:25 PM

Class Started

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 27826 must also register for .
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
36454
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P105
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Class Started

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 36454 must also register for .

36455
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P105
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM

Class Started

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 36455 must also register for .

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