Description
PRINCIPLES OF ASTRONOMY
The course involves a systematic survey of both the solar system and stellar astronomy which includes historical perspectives and modern discoveries. The planets, stars, galaxies and cosmology are discussed in detail homework and class exercises expose the student to practical methods of astronomy and utilize basic math skills of algebra and trigonometry.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SU3 Elective Basis
Units
4
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
GEOL 0010
Academic Group
UPITT - Johnstown
Academic Organization
UPJ - Natural Science
Campus
Johnstown Campus
Typically Offered
Spring