Spring 2010

Stars and Galaxies

Listed in: Physics and Astronomy, as ASTR-14

Faculty

Description

An introductory course appropriate for both physical science majors and students with a strong pre-calculus background. Topics include: the observed properties of stars and the methods used to determine them, the structure and evolution of stars, the end-points of stellar evolution, our galaxy, the interstellar medium, external galaxies, quasars and cosmology.  To be taught at the University of Massachusetts.

Spring semester. Professor Snell.

Keywords

Science & Math for Non-majors

Offerings

2017-18: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010