Astronomy Courses


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ASTR 121. The Solar System. 4 Credits.

Naked-eye astronomy, development of astronomical concepts, and the solar system.

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ASTR 122. Birth and Death of Stars. 4 Credits.

The structure and evolution of stars.

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ASTR 123. Galaxies and the Expanding Universe. 4 Credits.

Galaxies and the universe.

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ASTR 199. Special Studies: [Topic]. 1-5 Credits.


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ASTR 321. Topics in Astrophysics. 4 Credits.

Problem solving of the orbits, kinematics, and dynamics of astronomical systems, structure and evolution of stars and galaxies.
Pre- or coreq: MATH 252; PHYS 252 or equivalents.