The Solar System

ASTR 1020
Credit Hours

Introduction to the evolution and properties of the planets, asteroids, comets, and other members of the solar system; includes a historical review of models of the solar system. (3 cr. hrs.) (Fall).
Prerequisite: Math 1015, eligible to take ENGL 1010, satisfactory completion of all reading skills placements. Lecture/laboratory/observatory session. Writing in content area. Designed for non-science majors to fulfill laboratory science requirements and for science majorsas a free elective. Lab fee. Meets SUNY General Education requirement in Natural Sciences.