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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 144 - Concepts of the Universe

Credit(s): 3
CONCEPTS OF THE UNIVERSE
Component: Lecture
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.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
University Breadth: Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Technology College of Arts and Sciences Breadth: GROUP D: A&S Math, Nat Sci & Technology Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring
General Education Objectives:
GE5C: Reason Scientifically