May 30, 2020  
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ASTR 306 - Observational Astronomy


Description:
Designed to provide direct experience in astronomical observations and their analysis. Involves nighttime observations with the 16-inch telescope in the campus observatory, the use of smaller portable telescopes, and computer-based exercises. Topics will range from CCD observations and processing, photometry, and astrophotography, to the interactive use of large online astronomical databases. 2 hrs lec, 2.5 hrs lab per wk.

Prerequisites:
One of the following: ASTR 100 , ASTR 205 , or ASTR 206 

3 cr.



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