"I had more freedom of when my assignments could be completed, on top of that I also had more resources to use. And I wasn't intimidated to post on the discussion board. "
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What to Expect
LAS OnLine extends the traditional classroom to a state-of-the-art digital learning space. Find out what you can expect from our world-class faculty and field-leading experts.
SOC 100 investigates how societies grow and change through the examination of the reciprocal effects of economic, political, community, familial, and scientific institutions on each other and on individual life changes.
ASTR 100 examines the nature of the sun, planets, and moons; origin of the solar system; nature and evolution of stars; exploding stars; stellar remnants, including white dwarfs, neutron stars, and black holes; extrasolar planetary systems; galaxies and quasars; dark matter and dark energy; the Big Bang and the fate of the universe; and life in the universe.
Myths and Realities of LAS OnLine
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What Students Say
"Overall, this was a high-quality course. I thoroughly enjoyed it, and as someone who has never liked the idea of online classes, I've definitely been converted. They can be hugely beneficial if executed properly, and this one certainly was."
"I absolutely loved the lectures and how he [the Professor] related everything to the real world or his own experiences."
"The lectures were incredibly engaging, as were the online discussions."