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Fall 2023
Feb 23, 2024
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ASTR 120 - The Sun and Stars
Introduction to the science underlying modern stellar astronomy. Topics include history of astronomy, practical astronomy, naked-eye cosmology, gravity and orbital motion, light and matter and properties of the sun and stars. Observational and experimental data are used to reveal natural physical laws which provide information about remote objects in space. Prerequisite: at least two years of high school algebra.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Study Abroad

Physics and Astronomy Department

Course Attributes:
UCC T1 Natural Sciences, Statewide Core: Science

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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