Astronomy | Stellar Astronomy
A105 | ALL | Pierce


This is a one semester 3 credit hour course that studies the
sun as a star, physical properties of stars, principles of
spectroscopy as applied to astronomy, double stars, variable
stars, star clusters, gaseous nebulae, stellar motions and distribution,
Milky Way system, external galaxies,
expanding universe, cosmic time scale.  There is one
required text for this course.  This course fulfills the natural
and mathematical sciences requirements.  Credit is not
given for both A105 and A110.