- Galaxies and Cosmology
- Fall Semester (odd-numbered years)
- 3 credits (3 hrs lecture, 0 hrs lab)
- AST 208
- PHY 215 or concurrently (or PHY 215B)
- PHY 321 or concurrently
- Working familiarity with introductory astronomy, calculus and differential equations will be assumed.
- Alias: AST 402
The Milky Way. Galaxies beyond the Milky Way.
The expanding universe. Modern cosmological models. Galaxy evolution and active galactic nuclei.