2015-16 Pomona College Catalog 
    
    Jun 19, 2024  
2015-16 Pomona College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG] Use the dropdown above to select the current 2023-24 catalog.

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)

ASTR051 PO - Advanced Introductory Astronomy

When Offered: Each spring.
Instructor(s): B. Penprase
Credit: 1

Provides an overview of the modern science of astrophysics. Theoretical and experimental evidence for the hot Big Bang, the formation of elements and the solar system and stellar evolution; exposition of the most pressing issues in the field of astronomy and astrophysics. Students design investigations and conduct a final project based on research in literature or observational studies in astronomy. Prerequisites: AP Physics or PHYS 041 PO  or PHYS 070 PO  or permission of the instructor.



Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)