ASTRO 160 - Introduction to Astrophysics
Section: 001
Term: FA 2007
Subject: Astronomy (ASTRO)
Department: LSA Astronomy
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS, QR/2
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASTRO 102, 112, 120, or 130.
Advisory Prerequisites:
MATH 115, and prior or concurrent enrollment in PHYSICS 140 or 160.
Other Course Info:
F, W.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is an introductory course in astrophysics, intended for science students who have a background in mathematics (MATH 115 level) and physics (prior or concurrent enrollment in PHYSICS 140). The lectures will cover selected topics in modern astronomy (loosely following the text book), and the accompanying laboratory is aimed at giving students practical experience in observational techniques.

ASTRO 160 - Introduction to Astrophysics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
MWF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
002 (LAB)
Tu 7:00PM - 9:00PM
003 (LAB)
W 7:00PM - 9:00PM
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