An introduction to modern astronomy of the stars, including its historical development, study of the earth and sun’s place in the universe, characteristics of the stars, stellar birth, evolution and death and the origin and fate of the universe. Students who have previously taken ASTR 151 cannot take ASTR 155. This course satisfies the Core Curriculum requirement in the Natural Sciences with Laboratory. Lecture and lab.
2016-2017 Course Catalog / Courses / Stellar Astronomy and Cosmology with Laboratory