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CS92PROD
Introductory Astronomy
ASTR 155
Fall 2006
Section: 01  

This introductory course in astronomy has an emphasis on stars, galaxies, and the Universe. Stellar structure and evolution, galactic structure, normal and active galaxies, and cosmology will be covered. Current problems in astronomy that represent fundamental limitations of our knowledge about the universe will be highlighted. This course serves as a gateway to the major.

Essential Capabilities: Quantitative Reasoning
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM ASTR
Course Format: LectureGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ASTR)(PSCI-MN)(SISP)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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