Courses & Programs

Astrobiology: Creation, Evolution & Life [E]

COURSE CODE: SEM 116

CREDITS: 4

Bring your willingness to ponder some big questions as we explore the rich and awe-inspiring story of the origin and evolution of energy, matter and life as it is unfolding. What is the fascinating connection between life and the stars? Is there other life in the universe? How is the universe changing, and what will the fate of the Earth be? This course looks at new findings about the 15 billion year history of the cosmos from the diverse perspectives of astronomy and biology in classroom and laboratory settings to answer these questions and more. (Same as AST 116 and BIO 116)