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Introduction to Astronomy

Description:
Descriptive introduction to astronomy and astrophysics. Topics include introductory material on light, telescopes, and spectroscopy; properties of stars and stellar evolution, including the formation of stars, stellar energy cycles, red giants, white dwarfs, supernovae, neutron stars, and black holes; galactic structure; the expansion of the universe; cosmology; the past and future of the universe.

Offered in:

2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1761 MWF
13:00 - 13:50
Ginsberg,Edward S S02-0003A
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/06/2016
Capacity: 70
Enrolled: 65
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
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Course Attributes: Distribution Area : Natural Sciences