Course Description

Course Description

PHYS 101 C01W - Survey of Astronomy  -  (4)  

        Wallace  Blacker   /  6/1/2015 - 7/24/2015

This course involves the study of solar and stellar astronomy. The relationship of astronomy to the other sciences is stressed. Topics include history of astronomy, motions of celestial bodies, earth, moon, planets, astronomical instruments and methods, spectra, stars, unusual stars, galaxies, and cosmology. Corequisite: PHYS 101L.