AST 1002/AST 1002L: Descriptive Astronomy/Lab
An introductory survey of our universe. Topics include the formation and evolution of the universe, including planets, stars, galaxies, and black holes. This course and lab satisfy the Group One Natural Science requirement of the University Core Curriculum.
AST 2003/AST 2003L: Solar System Astronomy/Lab
General principles of Astronomy with
AST 3213: Modern Astrophysics
An introduction to the structure of stars and galaxies and the evolution of the universe as a whole. Topics will include atomic spectra, stellar classifications, galactic structure, and cosmology. Pre/Corequisites: PHY 2048 and PHY 2049
AST 3722/AST 3722L: Observational Astronomy/Lab
Observational astronomical techniques from radio to x-rays including CCD Imaging, Photometry, and Spectroscopy.
Lab: Covers acquisition, reduction
Pre/Corequisites: PHY 2049. AST 3722 (lecture) is the corequisite for AST 3722L (lab).
PHY 4905, 4906, 4907: Independent Study
The student works under the supervision of a faculty member on