The Interstellar Medium, Star Formation, and Evolution
Display a qualitative and simple quantitative understanding of the role of the interstellar medium in star formation, stellar structure and evolution;
Stellar Populations and Galactic Structure
Demonstrate an understanding of stellar populations and galactic structure;
The Milky Way and Other Galaxies
Display a knowledge of the basic properties of galaxies;
Display a qualitative grasp of up-to-date observational cosmology and solve elementary problems in theoretical cosmology.