ASTR 1102: Introduction to Stars and Galaxies
|Course Format||Lecture 4.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 2.0 h|
Lectures and labs will introduce modern stellar and extragalactic astronomy including our place in the universe; the birth, life and death of stars; Einstein's theory of relativity and black holes; star-quakes; cosmology; and the search for extraterrestrial life. The course will include the use of fundamental equations of physics.
Students will receive credit for only one of ASTR 1102 and 3311.
Prerequisite(s): Physics 11 and Principles of Math 12