AST 1002  Universe: The Infinite Frontier credits: 3

This course is a survey of astronomy that includes an introduction to the characteristics, origin and evolution of the solar system, our sun and other stars, the Milky Way galaxy, other galaxies, and the Universe. It will include a consideration and perspective from the time of ancient astronomers to that developed from the latest astronomical research and theories. (Note: This course may not be taken for credit after receiving a grade of "C" or better in any course with an AST prefix.)

Prerequisite: (ENC 0025 and REA 0017 and MAT 0028) Or (EAP 1695 and MAT 0028)