ASTR C 1404y Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology
Distances to, and fundamental properties of, nearby stars; nucleosynthesis
and stellar evolution; novas and supernovas; galaxies; the structure of the
universe and theories concerning its origin, evolution, and ultimate fate.
Professor Applegate's sections do not qualify for QUA. Students may not
receive credit for both ASTR BC1754 and ASTR C1404.
Prerequisites: Open to any student offering astronomy in partial fulfillment of the science requirement. Recommended preparation: A working knowledge of high school algebra. Professor Applegate's sections do not qualify for QUA. BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Quantitative and Deductive Reasoning (QUA)..