PHYS 144 Concepts of the Universe

Credits: 
3
Restrictions: 
Not for credit to students who have taken PHYS133.
Instructor(s): 
Sarah Dodson-Robinson

Survey of astronomy emphasizing early and modern concepts. Stars, planets, galaxies, cosmic evolution and intelligent life are studied in the context of physical principles which describe the dynamics of the universe. Scientific process is used to interpret observations that shape our perceptions of the cosmos.