Three hours lecture. Night observation. The solar system; description and evolution of stars and the universe; methods of obtaining astronomical information; applications of astronomical knowledge.
Prerequisites By Topic
Detailed investigations into each of the topics listed below in the form of lectures and evaluation materials; but also observations of the sky outside of class to "further broaden one's horizons" of what is taught in class.
- Perspectives on the Universe
- Introduction to Astronomy and Mass-Energy Topics
- Planets and the Solar System
- Stellar Evolution