2018-2019 University Catalog 
    
    Aug 15, 2018  
2018-2019 University Catalog
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PHYS 151 - Stellar Evolution and Cosmology


FDR: SL
Credits: 4

Appropriate for non-science majors. An introduction to the physics and astronomy of stellar systems and the universe. Topics include the formation and lifecycle of stars, stellar systems, galaxies, and the universe as a whole according to "Big Bang" cosmology. Observational aspects of astronomy are also emphasized, including optics and telescopes, star maps, and knowledge of constellations. Geometry, trigonometry algebra and logarithms are used in the course. Laboratory course with fee. Sukow.




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