DepartmentASTRON
Course1161
TitleIntroduction to Solar System Astronomy
DescriptionPhysical nature of the sun and its family of planets, satellites, comets and minor bodies; gravitation, light, and telescopes. Not recommended for students who plan to continue in astronomy or physics. Prereq: Math 1050 (075) or 102, or Math Placement Level R, or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 2291 (291), 161, or 171. This course is available for EM credit. GE nat sci phys course. NS Admis Cond course.
Credits3