ASTR 1000 Introduction to the Universe
Credit Hours 3.0
Requirements See section 1310.50 for Learning Support and ESL placement information.
Description

Three lecture hours a week. A survey of the universe, examining the historical origins of astronomy; the motions and physical properties of the Sun, Moon, and planets; the formation, evolution, and death of stars; and the structure of galaxies and the expansion of the universe.

ASTR 1010 Astronomy of The Solar System
Credit Hours 3.0
Corequisites ASTR 1010L
Requirements See section 1310.50 for Learning Support and ESL placement information.
Description

Astronomy from the early ideas of the cosmos to modern observational techniques. The solar system planets, satellites and minor bodies are studied. The origin and evolution of the solar system are studied.

ASTR 1010L Astronomy of The Solar System Laboratory
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites ASTR 1010
Description

This is the laboratory to accompany ASTR 1010.

ASTR 1020 Stellar and Galactic Astronomy
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites ASTR 1010/1010L or ASTR 1010K with grades of D or higher
Corequisites ASTR 1020L
Description

The study of the Sun and stars, their physical properties and evolution, interstellar matter, star clusters, our galaxy and other galaxies, and the origin of the Universe.

ASTR 1020L Stellar and Galactic Astronomy Laboratory
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites ASTR 1020
Description

This is the laboratory to accompany ASTR 1020.