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College Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 120 - Astronomical Techniques


This laboratory course provides active exercises in astronomical measurement techniques, including telescope and other observations of the night sky (as weather permits). The course is ideal for students who desire hands-on observing experience to complement PHYS 113 - Modern Astronomy  - Modern Astronomy, or as a background for advanced observing projects. Every year. Prerequisite(s): concurrent or previous registration in PHYS 113  or PHYS 226 . Corequisite(s): concurrent or previous registration in PHYS 113  or PHYS 226 . (2 Credits)