AST 601: Astronomy of Solar Systems.
5 hours (3, lecture; 2, lab), 4 credits. (Intended primarily for high school science and mathematics teachers, but open to other qualified graduate students.) Nature, origins, and evolution of the sun, planets, and components of the solar system. Laboratory experiments and observations are integrated with lectures. A research paper is required. PREREQ: One year of college physics (or permission of the instructor).
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