Celestial Navigation   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

MTE 2803 - Celestial Navigation

This course is a study and application of nautical astronomy, star identification, and the use of celestial bodies in position finding at sea. Topics such as the use of the sextant, chronometer, standard time signals, nautical almanac, tables, and plotting sheets are also included.
Prerequisites: MTE 2802.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.