Popular Observational Astronomy
Academic Noncredit

This course will serve as an introduction to the tools and techniques used in optical and radio astronomy. Using the facilities at the University of Utah Observatory, we will explore the cosmos and study the Sun, planets, asteroids, stars and galaxies. Measurements of basic properties of astronomical objects will be performed. Quantitative analysis of these measurements will enable us to determine such things as the mass of jupiter as well as the ages of stars.

This noncredit class meets with a regular University of Utah credit course.

Questions? Call Academic Programs at 801-585-9963 or use our online form.

Class Sections For Popular Observational Astronomy (ASTR 206)

Fall 2017 Section 1, Starting on: 08/21/2017

Additional time for evening observing sessions will be required.

Date(s) Day Time Location
08/21/17 - 12/07/17 TTh 7:15 pm -9:00 pm PHYS 205
Tuition: $399.00 + Special Fee: $50.00 = $449.00

Instructor: TABITHA BUEHLER

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Questions? Call Academic Programs at 801-585-9963 or use our online form.

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