Course Schedule

APAS 1010
Introductory Astronomy

WeekRead
1Jan14-16S1&MP1Ancient and Modern Astronomy: Science and Myth
221-23S2&MP2Cycles, Motions, and Eclipses
328-30MP3-5Sun Dagger and Chimney Rock
4Feb4-6MP7-8Chaco Canyon and Mesa Verde,
511-13S15Comets, Collisions, and Space Junk
Thurs: exam #1
618-20S4Copernicus, Galileo, and Revolutions
725-27S5Newton, Gravity, and Black Holes
8March4-6S6Old and New Light , Atoms, and Creation
911-13S7Telescope and Searches for other Planets
1018-20S8Overview of the Plants
Thurs: exam #2
1125-27Spring BreakOptional Field Trip
12April1-3S10Dead Worlds: Mercury and the Moon
138-10S11Inferno Venus and its Run-away Greenhouse
1415-17S13Jupiter, Saturn, Moons, and Rings
1522-24S14Distant Lands: The Outer Planets
16April/ May29-1S16Origin of Solar Systems
17May 5Review

Tuesday, May 13: 7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. FINAL

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