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Galactic Astronomy
ASTR 221
Fall 2010
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: ASTR 521

The fundamentals of astrophysics are applied to the galaxy and objects therein. Topics include the interstellar medium, stellar populations, galactic structure, formation, and evolution.

Essential Capabilities: Quantitative Reasoning, Writing
Students will explore mathematical and physical models of the structure and evolution of the galaxy and objects therein. Paper assignments will help students develop technical writing skills.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: None
Course Format: LectureGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: (ASTR155 AND ASTR211)
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ASTR)(STS)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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