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Astronomy Courses

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The Courses

(All courses carry 3 credits unless otherwise noted. Students should check with the department for the current numbering of Junior Year Writing, offered 2nd sem.)

100 Exploring the Universe (PS) (both sem)
101 The Solar System (PS) (both sem)
103 Astronomical Observations (both sem) 1 cr
105 Weather and Our Atmosphere (PS) (2nd sem)
114 Stars and Galaxies (PS) (2nd sem) (ASTFC 14)
191 Freshman Seminar (1st sem) 1 cr
215 History of Astronomy (ASTFC 15)
220 Topics in Astronomy: Astronomy and Public Policy (2nd sem) (ASTFC 20)
223 Planetary Science (1st sem) (ASTFC 23)
224 Stellar Astronomy (ASTFC 24) 4 cr
225 Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy (2nd sem) (ASTFC 25) 4 cr
226 Cosmology (1st sem) (ASTFC 26)
330 Topics in Astrophysics: Mars (1st sem) (ASTFC 30)
335 Modern Astrophysics (1st sem) (ASTFC 35)
337 Techniques of Optical and Infrared Astronomy (2nd sem) (ASTFC 37) 4 cr
338 Techniques of Radio Astronomy (alt yrs) (ASTFC 38) 4 cr
397A ST—Writing in Astronomy (2nd sem)
451 Astrophysics I: Stars and Stellar Evolution (ASTFC 51) 4 cr
452 Astrophysics II: Galaxies (2nd sem) (ASTFC 52) 4 cr



Astronomy | Courses | Faculty