Courses: Astronomy

ASTRONOMY (ASTR)

Course descriptions from the 2016-2017 Catalog.

ASTR 110 Survey of Astronomy (3)

This course is a description of the nature of the astronomical universe for science and non-science majors, with emphasis on scientific method and development of scientific thought. Course offers a descriptive treatment of planets, the solar system, stars and galaxies and also discusses concepts of size, distance and time in the observable universe. (DP)

Prerequisite: MATH 22 and ENG 22 or ENG 24 with a grade of C or better or equivalent or instructor approval.

Rec Prep: PHYS 100B