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100. Astronomy (3) F,S

Corequisites: One course from General Education Category B.2 and ASTR 100L.
Introductory course in astronomy. The earth moon system and the planets, the stars and their constitution. Survey of the methods of astronomical observation.
(Lecture 3 hrs.)

100L. Introductory Astronomy Laboratory (1) F,S

Prerequisites/Corequisites: One course from Category B.2 of GE requirements; ASTR 100.
Astronomical coordinates, star maps, magnitude, spectral classification, ages of stars, distance to star clusters.
Not open for credit to students with credit in ASTR 101. (Laboratory 3 hrs.)


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