ASTR001 - SURVEY OF THE UNIVERSE

A general survey, designed for the non-major, of the facts and theories of the astronomical universe, from solar system, to stars, to galaxies and cosmology. Topics include planets, satellites, small objects in the solar system, and extraterrestrial life; stars, their evolution, and their final state as white dwarfs, neutron stars, or black holes; galaxies, quasars, large structures, background radiation, and big bang cosmology. Elementary algebra and geometry will be used. This course is not recommended for physical-science majors or engineering students. Engineering students receive no credit for this course. Fulfills quantitative data analysis requirement.
Section 001 - LEC
TR 1200PM-0130PM
BERNARDI, MARIANGELA
DAVID RITTENHOUSE LAB A2
Section 002 - LEC
TR 0300PM-0430PM
BLAKE, CULLEN
DAVID RITTENHOUSE LAB A8