ASTRO 101 - Introductory Astronomy: The Solar System and the Search for Life Beyond Earth
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Astronomy (ASTRO)
Department: LSA Astronomy
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS, QR/2
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASTRO 111 or 115.
Advisory Prerequisites:
A basic high school math and science background.
Other Course Info:
F, W.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Three lectures and a one-hour discussion period each week. Lecture topics include Sun, planets, Earth-Moon system, comets, and asteroids, including information obtained from recent space probes; telescopes; time and the seasons; and the origin of the solar system and of life. Discussion sections feature planetarium visits, observing sessions with telescopes, demonstrations of astronomical phenomena, and student-inspired topics.

ASTRO 101 - Introductory Astronomy: The Solar System and the Search for Life Beyond Earth
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001 (LEC)
 
12173
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MWF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-007 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
002 (DIS)
P
12175
Open
1
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-007 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
003 (DIS)
P
12177
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0
 
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Tu 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-007 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
004 (DIS)
P
12179
Open
1
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-007 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
005 (DIS)
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12181
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0
 
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Th 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-007 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
006 (DIS)
P
35325
Open
1
 
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W 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 002-007 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 001.
007 (DIS)
P
39119
Closed
0
 
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W 11:00AM - 12:00PM
008 (LEC)
 
12183
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4
 
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MWF 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 009-012 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 008.
009 (DIS)
P
12185
Open
1
 
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Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 009-012 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 008.
010 (DIS)
P
35321
Open
1
 
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Tu 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 009-012 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 008.
011 (DIS)
P
35323
Open
2
 
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Tu 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 009-012 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 008.
012 (DIS)
P
39121
Closed
0
 
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W 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DISCUSSION 009-012 WILL BE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE 008.
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0558657370-Custom, Intro to The Solar System for U Michigan, Bennett, Monnier,-Publ. Pearson-Addison Wesley
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