ASTRONMY 114 DESCRIPTIVE ASTRONOMY
GM 3 u
A non-laboratory course that introduces the basic aspects of astronomy, including cultural and historical considerations. The study of galaxies, stars, as well as our solar system is included. Observational activities and field trips may be included as integral parts of the course. Three one-hour lectures per week.
Prereq: MATH 141 or consent of instructor. Unreq: ASTRONMY 112.
ASTRONMY 350/550 ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY FOR
THE AMATEUR 3 u
This course is designed for people interested in combining astronomy with photography through the media of telescope and camera. Techniques for photographing astronomical objects are presented in an activity-oriented format. Darkroom procedures for processing color slides, black/white and color prints are also included. Does not count toward physics major/minor.
ASTRONMY 430/630 ASTRONOMY FOR TEACHERS
An individualized course intended for K-12 teachers with limited astronomy background. Subject matter covered will depend on the needs and interests of the students. Each student does experimental or observational projects which are presented at the end of the course as a paper in a seminar. This course may not count toward physics major or minor.
ASTRONMY 490/690 ASTRONOMY WORKSHOP
Repeatable. Prereq: Consent of instructor.
ASTRONMY 498 INDEPENDENT STUDY
Repeatable. Prereq: Cons instr.
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