Jul 20, 2024  
2022-2023 General Catalog 
2022-2023 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Add to Beacon Backpack (opens a new window)

ASTR 252 - Introduction to Stellar Astronomy

Credits: 3
Credit Configuration: 3+0, 3 Cr.

A study of modern stellar astronomy and the physical principles involved. Topics to be studied include the properties of light, the interstellar medium, and the properties and evolution of stars. Quantitative problems illustrating the nature of modern astronomy will be assigned. Normally offered in the spring semester of even numbered years.

Prerequisite(s) or Corequisite(s): PHYS 243 .
General Education: This course along with ASTR 101L  or ASTR 221  may be used in partial fulfillment of the Natural Sciences component of the General Education Requirements.

Add to Beacon Backpack (opens a new window)