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EESC 1150 Astronomy (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

Astronomical observations and theories date back to the beginning of recorded history. The development of astronomy is closely tied to the growth of physics, mathematics, philosophy and theology. Emphasis is on large-scale concepts and on how we know what we know about the stars, our galaxy and the universe. The course covers these discoveries and ideas from the earliest days of astronomy to many of the recent, exciting advances.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Thomas Kuchar

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17