PHYS 1114 Introductory Astronomy (4 cr)

Prereq: Math 0700 (B or higher) and eligible for READ 1106

A one-semester introductory course in astronomy covering the tools and methods of astronomy and the physics of the solar system, stars, galaxies, and the universe. This course requires a background in intermediate algebra. Laboratory includes tools and methods of astronomy; data collection and analysis; and observations (when feasible). Lecture 3 hours; lab 2 hours. This course is not a sequel to PHYS 1104.

Fall, Spring MnTC Goal: 3