Astronomy | General Astronomy 2
A202 | ALL | All


This course is a sequence to A201 and is an introduction to modern
astronomy and astrophysics, including basic principles of mechanics,
optics, and radiation.  Topics include solar system, stars,
interstellar matter, galaxies, cosmology, and observtional astronomy
from radio to gamma rays.  College algebra and trigonometry of high
school equivalent is needed.  There is one required text for this
course.  This course fulfills the natural and mathematical science
requirements.