AST*101, Principles of Astronomy   (3 credits)
An introduction to the study of the solar system, the stars, galaxies, nebulae, and newly discovered celestial bodies. Laboratory activities and field trips included. Prerequisite: Eligible for ENG*101 or 101E and co-enrolled in  MAT* 085 or *095.

OCE*101, Introduction to Oceanography   (3 credits)
An introduction to the chemical, biological, and physical processes at work in the marine environment. Emphasis on near shore and estuarine areas. Three field trips to Long Island Sound and the Connecticut River Estuary. Prerequisite: Eligible for ENG*101 or 101E and co-enrolled in  MAT* 085 or *095.

PSC*101, Physical Science I (3 credits) 
An introduction to physics and chemistry for students with no previous experience in science. Necessary mathematical concepts are taught as part of the course. Recommended for individuals planning a career in elementary education or as a general science elective. Credit not given to students who have already taken any of the following: CHE*111, CHE*112, CHE*121, CHE*122, or PHY* 121, PHY*122Prerequisite: Eligible for ENG*101 or 101E and co-enrolled in  MAT* 085 or *095.