Online College Courses for Credit

The Solar System

The Solar System


You will know more about planets and heavenly bodies in our solar system and the center, which is the Sun. 

You will be doing collaborative group work to search for reasons to want to explore a particular planet or other heavenly body in the solar system and give NASA a presentation on why they should fund research and exploration there.

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Developing Effective Teams

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*No strings attached. This college course is 100% free and is worth 1 semester credit.

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312 Institutions have accepted or given pre-approval for credit transfer.

* The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 27 of Sophia’s online courses. Many different colleges and universities consider ACE CREDIT recommendations in determining the applicability to their course and degree programs.


Distance and Size

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The Milky Way

Learn about facts on the solar system and answer questions after.


Watch, Summarize, and Question