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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ASTR 1403 - Stars & Galaxies (formerly: IntroductoryAstronomy I)

CIP Code: 40.02015103
Credit(s): 4
Stars and Galaxies (formerly: Introductory Astronomy I) is a study of the current knowledge and techniques of modern day astronomy. Course content focuses on the universe beyond the solar system including a look at galaxies (including the Milky Way) nebulae stars black holes and dark matter. The course ends with a brief survey of stellar and galactic topics. Emphasis is placed on current knowledge of the universe and how astronomical measurements are made. Some night observing sessions are required. Lab fee required. 1,5

Comments: Crosslisted w/PHYS 1403 
Faculty Consent: N