AST 101: Astronomy 1 w/Lab

This is the homepage for the Fall 2012 AST 101: Astronomy I w/Lab

Timeframe: Fall Semster 2012 (August 20 – December 10)

Meetings: Monday & Wednesday 1:00-3:20 in Westminster Campus B1101

Instructor office hours: Mondays 3:20 – 4:20

This class covers the first half of the material presented in The Cosmic Perspective, covering everything from the scale of the universe to the nature of light, with a focus on the planets and small bodies of the Solar System. Emphasis is placed on understanding and application of scientific concepts, as well as the process of science.