Stars And Galaxies

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An introductory course appropriate for science majors, engineering majors, and students with a strong math and science background. Topics include: the observed properties of stars and the methods used to determine them, the structure and evolution of stars, the end-points of stellar evolution, our galaxy, the interstellar medium, external galaxies, quasars, and cosmology.

Prerequisites: 

1 semester of calculus.

Credits: 

3

General Education Credit: 

Physical Science

Level: 

Undergraduate

Availability: 

Spring