Astronomy Class Websites

The main class website is on the InsideBC server. Go to the InsideBC server and select the appropriate class link for the current semester in the "My Courses" tab. Only enrolled students will have access to the class website. If InsideBC is down, use: https://kccd.instructure.com and sign-in with your campus username/password. The homework is done on the Sapling Learning system --- a separate website that you must purchase access to. There are a lot of computers in the Library Commons.

If you have problems with InsideBC, call the Help Desk at 877-382-3508.

Bakersfield College Email: College-assigned email will be the sole email address that is used in this class and by Bakersfield College. Select the link to find out how to get your email and set it up to automatically forward it to another address.

The Class Canvas websites for Spring 2021 will be ready by January 9. MacOS or iOS users: see the "Use Chrome" page.

Registered Face-to-Face (Zoom) Students:

Registered "Online Flexible" (asynchronous) course students:

Get to the class Canvas from the "My Courses" tab of InsideBC. If InsideBC is down, use: https://kccd.instructure.com and sign-in with your campus username/password.

Free Help/FAQ (Resources) for Students at Bakersfield College to help you succeed in your classes and complete your degree!

PLENTY of Student Guide course packs available at the bookstore! The astronomy book shelves are in the far back LEFT side of the store as you enter in (between 2 to 4 feet above the ground).

How to Register and Login to Sapling Learning homework system -- Other "Sapling Learning How-to" information

If you have problems with InsideBC, call the Help Desk at 877-382-3508.

Beat the rush: buy your textbooks BEFORE the first week of class. Link to bookstore hours -- link to textbook purchasing at bookstore.


last update: January 25, 2021