Introduction to General Astronomy
4 (NOTE: Students will receive no credit for Astro 10 after taking Astro 7A or 7B, Astro 10. Students can remove a deficient grade in Astro 10 by taking Astro 10, L&S C70U, or Astro C10.)
A description of modern astronomy with emphasis on the structure and evolution of stars, galaxies, and the Universe. Additional topics optionally discussed include quasars, pulsars, black holes, and extraterrestrial communication, etc. Individual instructor’s synopses available from the department.