Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

ASTR 530 001 (CRN: 24028)

TEACHING ASTRONOMY LABORATORY

Long Title: TEACHING ASTRONOMY LABORATORY
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Reiff, Pat
Meeting: 6:30PM - 9:00PM M HBH 427 (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Laboratory
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
Prerequisites: ASTR 230 OR ASTR 350 OR ASTR 360 OR ASTR 402 OR ASTR 403 OR ASTR 502 OR ASTR 503
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 5
Enrollment data as of: 12-AUG-2022 7:22PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Methods of observational astronomy for public education: telescopes, astronomical binoculars, portable planetariums, digital cameras, and photography (still, 3D, and time lapse). Students will train beginners in the use of telescopes and carry out a modest observational program. The course requires one public presentation. Topics vary with each offering. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ASTR 530 if student has credit for ASTR 430.