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Astronomy

 

Astronomy is the science which investigates all the matter-energy in the universe: its distribution, composition, physical states, movements, and evolution.

 

Following are course descriptions. Check the Annual Schedule to plan your schedule.

 

ASTRONOMY & 101
Introduction to Astronomy (5)

A one-quarter survey course in astronomy, intended for non-science majors. Studies such topics as: the solar system, stellar evolution, galaxies and cosmology. Prerequisites: MATH 099. Student option grading.

ASTRONOMY 297
Individual Project in Astronomy (1)

Individual project in a specific area of ASTR. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience. Student option grading.

ASTRONOMY 298
Individual Project in Astronomy (2)

Individual project in a specific area of ASTR. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience. Student option grading.

ASTRONOMY 299
Individual Project in Astronomy (3)

Individual project in a specific area of ASTR. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience. Student option grading.