Astronomy Courses (ASTR)

Undergraduate Courses

Courses offered by the Department of Physics and Astronomy are also found under the following course code: PHYS (Physics).

100-level courses
101 Exploring the Night Sky
102 Exploring the Cosmos
150 Concepts in Modern Astronomy

200-level courses
201 The Search for Life in the Universe
250 Introduction to Astrophysics
255 Introduction to Planetary Science

300-level courses
303 Introductory Extragalactic Astronomy
329 Introduction to Observational Astronomy

400-level courses
403 Introduction to Astrophysical Processes
404 Introduction to Stellar Astrophysics
405 Introduction to Cosmology
490 Directed Studies

Graduate Courses

500-level courses
501 Stellar Interiors and Evolution
503 The Interstellar Medium
504 A Theoretical Perspective on Galaxies
505 An Observational Perspective on Galaxies
506 Stellar Populations
507 Stellar Archaeology
508 Cosmology
511 Advanced Topics in Astronomy
561 Student Seminar (MSc)
580 Directed Studies

600-level courses
661 Student Seminar (PhD)