Astronomy Courses



Number Title Availability Credits PS GenEd
100 Exploring the Universe Both 4
100H Exploring the Universe (Honors) Occasional 4
101 The Solar System Both 4
101H The Solar System (Honors Section) Occasional 4
105 Weather and Our Atmosphere Spring 4
170H Cosmos to Humanity-From The Big Bang to the Space Age Fall 4
190Y Exploring the Universe Occasional 3
190Z The Solar System Occasional 3
191A First Year Seminar Fall 1
196 Independent Study Both 1-6
196H Honors Independent Study Both 1-6
215 History of Astronomy Occasional 3
220 Special Topics in Astronomy: Bringing Astronomy Down to Earth: The Art of Communicating Science Through Electronic Media Occasional 3
223 Planetary Science Spring 3
224H Stellar Astronomy Occasional 4
225H Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy Occasional 4
226 Cosmology Occasional 3
228 Stars And Galaxies Spring 3
296 Independent Study Both 1-6
296H Honors Independent Study Both 1-6
301 Writing About Astronomy Spring 3
330 Topics in Astrophysics Fall 3
335H Modern Astrophysics Fall 4
337H Techniques of Optical and Infrared Astronomy Occasional 4
338H Techniques of Radio Astronomy Occasional 4
339 Astronomy in a Global Context Spring 3
396 Independent Study Both 1-6
396H Honors Independent Study Both 1-6
397B ST-Planets Around Other Stars Spring 1
451H Astrophysics I: Stars and Stellar Evolution Fall 4
452H Astrophysics II: Galaxies Spring 4
496 Independent Study Both 1-6
496A Independent Study Both 1-6
496H Honors Independent Study Both 1-6
498Y Practicum Both 1-18
499P Honors Project Both 3-6
499T Honors Thesis Both 3-6
499Y Honors Research Both 3-6
590 Discovering the Universe: Astronomy for Teachers Occasional 3