University General Course Catalog 2022-2023 
    Jan 31, 2023  
University General Course Catalog 2022-2023
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AST 310 - Astrophysics Measurements

(3 units)
Astrophysics measurements and their interpretation, including position and motion of stars, variable stars, spectral classifications, temperatures and composition of astronomical objects.

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 152  or PHYS 182 .

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 2
Units of Laboratory/Studio: 1
Offered: Every Fall

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. produce a well-researched scientific proposal.
2. demonstrate the ability to use scientific instruments such as telescopes, CCD cameras and spectrographs.
3. demonstrate skills in collection and interpretation of data.
4. demonstrate the ability to effectively present scientific data.

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