DepartmentASTRON
Course161
TitleIntroduction to Solar System Astronomy
DescriptionPhysical nature of the sun and its family of planets, satellites, comets and minor bodies; gravitation, light, and telescopes. 161H (honors) may be available. Su, Au, Wi, Sp Qtrs. 5 cl or 3 1.5-hr cl. Prereq: Math 075 or 076 or 102, or Math Placement Level R. Not open to students with credit for 171. Not intended for ASC BS students. Not recommended for students who plan to continue in astronomy or physics. This course is available for EM credit. GEC phys sci course. NS Admis Cond course.
Credits5