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AST 207  The Science of Astronomy

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
((PHY 231 or concurrently) or (PHY 231C or concurrently) or (PHY 183 or concurrently) or (PHY 183B or concurrently) or (ISP 205 or concurrently) or (LB 273 or concurrently)) and ((MTH 114 or concurrently) or (MTH 116 or concurrently) or (MTH 132 or concurrently))
Description:
In-depth study of one topic in astronomy with emphasis on key discoveries. Topics may be cosmology, the solar system, and the life of stars.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2013 - Open