ASTA02H3 Introduction to Astronomy and Astrophysics II: Beyond the Sun and Planets

The structure and evolution of stars and galaxies is considered, with our own galaxy, the Milky Way, providing the opportunity for detailed study of a well-observed system. Even this system challenges us with many unanswered questions, and the number of questions increases with further study of the universe and its large-scale character. Current models and methods of study of the universe will be considered. The course is suitable for both science and non-science students.

Exclusion: 

AST121H, AST201H

Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences