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Astr 204: Astronomy of Stars and Galaxies

Physics & Astronomy

The lecture component of this course starts with a short introduction to general astronomy and the sky, and covers the Sun, classification, formation, and evolution of stars, galaxies, and cosmology. The lab component of the course consists of telescopic and visual observations, astrophotography projects, and computer lab activities on stellar and galactic astronomy. This course assumes mathematical knowledge at the Math 261 level. A student may not receive credit for both Astr 101 and Astr 204, nor credit for Astr 104 and Astr 204. A student may not receive credit for both Astr 103 and Astr 204 if taken simultaneously.

3 Credits

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture/Lab: Lecture/Lab for Astr 204

Subject Areas

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