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2021/2022 University Catalog 
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ASTR 201 - Astronomy for Science Majors

Units: 3 GE

Prerequisite(s): Satisfaction of the SDSU Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning Assessment requirement.

Directed toward students with a strong interest in science and mathematics. Understanding the night sky, introduction to the solar system, star formation and evolution, extrasolar planets, nature of the Milky Way and other galaxies, origin and fate of the universe.

Note: Students with credit in ASTR 101  and 201 will receive a total of three units of credit toward graduation.