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ESC340 Astronomy

Subject: ESC
Course Number: 340
Credits: 4 Credits
Available Online: No
This non-calculus-based course is a study of astronomy using physics concepts and a study of physics using astronomy concepts. The interrelationships between physics and astronomy will be examined from a historical viewpoint and a practical viewpoint in procuring and analyzing physics and astronomy information. Students make use of a great variety of physics and astronomy equipment and make use of the computer as applicable. The course includes opportunities for gathering, processing and analyzing astronomical data from our skies. The Internet and literature are used to obtain current information on physics and astronomy. This can be taken as a physics course or an astronomy course. (Prerequisite: ESC140)
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