Welcome to the syllabus and on-line material for ASTR 380, a 3-credit course designed primarily for non-science majors at the University of Maryland. Here you will find information about the course, the instructor, and the textbook. Study advice and aids also are included.

This semester the course is being taught in room CSS 2400 on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 12:30 - 1:45 PM by Dr. Reggie L. Hudson, a lecturer in the Department of Astronomy.

Recent Changes

Practice exercises for space-travel times and distance are posted here.


These pages are for educational purposes. Their content does not necessarily reflect endorsement by the University, by any state or federal agency, or by any commercial entity.
  • Pages maintained by Dr. Reggie Hudson
  • Last changed: December 10, 2015