Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

ASTR 503 001 (CRN: 23639)

ASTRONOMY FOR TEACHERS

Long Title: ASTRONOMY FOR TEACHERS
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Reiff, Pat
Meeting: 6:00PM - 8:50PM M HBH 223 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 7
Enrollment data as of: 23-JAN-2022 6:13AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Overview of the Sun, stars, galaxies, and the Universe at a non-calculus level. Methods to help students master content, including lab activities suitable for K-12. Observing sessions at Rice campus observatory and George Observatory TBD. Designed for inservice and preservice teachers (grades 5-12), but open to undergraduates considering a teaching career.