ASTRONOMY

ASTRONOMY

ASTRONOMY 111: Introduction to Astronomy (ASTR 111, 4 Credits)
A practical and historical introduction to solar system, stellar evolution, and formation of galaxies, stars and planets. Presents theories, principles and observations concerning the formation and evolution of the universe. Gives an overview of black holes, the big bang, dwarfs, neutron stars, string theory, and scientific progress towards understanding dark energy and dark matter.