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2021-2022 Cal State East Bay Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Cal State East Bay Catalog

Astronomy Minor


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The goal of the Astronomy minor is to provide students in any major a survey of astronomical concepts, history and methodology.   The minor requires taking either the Algebra or Calculus based, lower-division introductory sequences, which are required by many other majors in the Sciences, as well as a lower-division Astronomy lab.  Astronomy minors will learn about the origins and history of the universe in the required upper division Cosmology course and can select from a range of other electives including Astrophysics and Extrasolar Planets.  

Minor Requirements (21-25 units)


Physics Fundamental Coursework


Take the following 11-15 units as outline below:

Astronomy Fundamental Coursework


Take the following 7 units as outlined:

Elective Course


Choose one (1) course for 3 units from the following:

Department Courses Listed by Course Type


Physics Courses

Department of Physics

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Courses

Physics

Physics: Astronomy

 

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