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Astronomy 26 Stars and Galaxies (3)

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
Class hours: 48-54 lecture
Grading: Letter grade only
Advisory: Completion of Math 410 is recommended.

Overview of the universe beyond our solar system. Understand stars and galaxies by understanding the processes that shape them. Use observations from telescopes and spacecraft, the scientific method, and basic physical concepts. Briefly consider relativity, space-time, and the history and fate of the universe. 1911.00


Astronomy 35 Planets and the Solar System with Lab (4)

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
Class hours: 48-54 lecture. 48-54 laboratory.
Grading: Letter grade only
Advisory: Completion of Math 410 is recommended.

Study of planets, moons, and other bodies within solar systems. Using observations from telescopes and spacecraft, the scientific method and basic concepts from physics, geology, and other sciences to identify and explain formative processes and unique characteristics. Laboratory activities include formulating a scientific
investigation; selecting the appropriate tools and methods of planetary science to image, measure, and/or observe phenomena; analyzing data; identifying error; and reporting results. 1911.00









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