ASTR 353 Galactic Astrophysics & Cosmology
3 credits. Offered spring odd-numbered years. The nature of the Milky Way galaxy and other galaxies, galactic evolution, the large scale structure of the universe, active galaxies and quasars, and cosmology, including the early universe.
Prerequisites: ASTR 132 or 142, PHSX 215, 217 (Fundamentals of Physics w/ Calculus I & II), M 273 (Multivariable Calculus).