Astr 103: Intro Astronomy of the Solar System
This course is a one-semester introduction to solar system astronomy and includes a lab. Topics include the motion of objects in the night sky, orbital motion, light, the planets and small bodies of the solar system, and extrasolar planets. The course consists of two lectures and one laboratory meeting per week. The lab component consists of indoor experiments, naked-eye observing, and observations through an optical telescope. Students may not receive credit for both Astr 101 and 103, nor for both Astr 103 and 104 if taken simultaneously.
- Lecture/Lab: Lecture/Lab for Astr 103
Astronomy and Physics