Astronomy
Term : Summer 2015
Catalog Year : 2014-2015

AST 280 - Introduction To Astrophysics

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Description: Calculus-based introductory astrophysics course covering solar system mechanics, overview of planets, electromagnetic radiation, telescopes, stellar evolution, galactic structure, interstellar medium, galaxies, and cosmology. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Fall 2019

Prerequisite: PHY 161 and (MAT 136 or MAT 136H)