Introduction to Astronomy

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
PHY
Course Number: 
172
General Education Requirements: 
N
Credits: 
3 sem. hrs.
Semesters Offered: 
Fall and Spring

The main areas covered are the solar system, stars, galaxies, cosmology, and possibility of extraterrestrial life. The amount of emphasis placed on each area may vary according to the individual instructor’s interest. (May not be included in Physics major)