Jan 31, 2023  
2019-2020 Archived Catalog 
2019-2020 Archived Catalog

ASTR-118L Stellar Astronomy Lab

Credits 0 / 2 Contact Hours
Prerequisite: Placement into RDNG-016  (ACSR-016) Co-requisite: ASTR-118  
This course addresses the universe beyond our Solar System. Studies include the evolution of the stars in our galaxy and the universe beyond the Milky Way. Theories on how the universe began and how it might end are explored. Other topics related to stars and galaxies including quasars pulsars and black holes are discussed. Evening classes will conduct telescopic observations.

Course Outcomes
The student should emerge realizing a sound concept of the place of the solar system in a much broader organization of matter. He will have expanded his concept of the changing universe