PHYS *1050 Introduction to Astronomy
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHY 0.11.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Organization of the universe. Time and distance scales. Stars and stellar evolution. Galaxies. The evolutionary universe. Recommended for nonscience majors. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or who have completed Physics 0.6 or 31 or 32.
Prerequisite: Core Studies 7.2 or its equivalent, or Core Curriculum 1331 [3.31]/Physics 1331 or its equivalent.