Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion/Laboratory—2.5 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Good facility in high school physics and mathematics (algebra and trigonometry). Description and interpretation of astronomical phenomena using the laws of modern physics and observations by modern astronomical instruments. Gravity, relativity, electromagnetic radiation, atomic and nuclear processes in relation to the structure and evolution of stars, galaxies and the universe. Not open to students who have received credit for AST 002, AST 010G, or AST 010L. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, SL, VL. Effective: 2007 Fall Quarter.