ASTRO 127 - Naked Eye Astronomy
Section: 004
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Astronomy (ASTRO)
Department: LSA Astronomy
Course Note:
Please note: each section is restricted to 4 spaces for seniors, 5 spaces for juniors, 8 spaces for sophomores, and 8 spaces for freshmen until August 7, 2010 . At that time, any remaining spaces will be open to all class levels. Overrides will not be issued in advance of August 7, 2010. Please do not contact the instructors or department asking for an exception to this policy.

Enrolled students who do not attend the first 2 class sessions will be asked to disenroll from the course.

Credits:
1
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Other:
Minicourse
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASTRO 188.
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Class Misc Info:
Meets October 27, 2010-December 13, 2010.
Drop/Add Deadline 11-09-10.
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:

Students learn about the nature of the most common astronomical objects that can be observed by eye, such as the Sun, Moon, planets, stars, comets, and meteors. The motion of these objects in the sky is studied along with their influence on the Earth.

*Please note, each section is restricted to 4 spaces for seniors, 5 spaces for juniors, 8 spaces for sophomores, and 8 spaces for freshmen until August 7, 2010 . At that time, any remaining spaces will be open to all class levels. Overrides will not be issued in advance of August 7, 2010. Please do not contact the instructors or department asking for an exception to this policy.

Enrolled students who do not attend the first 2 class sessions will be asked to disenroll from the course.

ASTRO 127 - Naked Eye Astronomy
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
12197
Closed
0
 
 
2So
3Fr
24Ugrd
-
MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: PLEASE NOTE: This is a Half-Term MINI Course-Meets September 7, 2010-October 26, 2010
002 (LEC)
P
12199
Open
3
1Sr
1Jr
6So
5Fr
22Ugrd
-
MW 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: PLEASE NOTE: This is a Half-Term MINI Course-Meets September 7, 2010-October 26, 2010
003 (LEC)
P
12201
Closed
0
1Sr
2Jr
 
1Fr
24Ugrd
-
MW 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: PLEASE NOTE: This is a Half-Term MINI Course-Meets September 7, 2010-October 26, 2010
004 (LEC)
P
12203
Closed
0
1Sr
1Jr
1So
3Fr
24Ugrd
1
MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: PLEASE NOTE: This is a Half -Term MINI Course-Meets October 27, 2010-December 13, 2010
005 (LEC)
P
35287
Closed
0
6Fr
 
1Jr
5So
23Ugrd
2
MW 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: PLEASE NOTE: This is a Half -Term MINI Course-Meets October 27, 2010-December 13, 2010
006 (LEC)
P
35289
Closed
0
1Sr
5Jr
5So
5Fr
23Ugrd
6
MW 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: PLEASE NOTE: This is a Half -Term MINI Course-Meets October 27, 2010-December 13, 2010
NOTE: Data maintained by department in Wolverine Access. If no textbooks are listed below, check with the department.


ISBN: 9781554071470
NightWatch : a practical guide to viewing the universe, Author: Terence Dickinson ; foreword by Timothy Ferris ; illustrations by Adolf Schaller ... [et al.] ; principal photography by Terrence Dickinson., Publisher: Firefly Books 4th ed. 2006
Optional
ISBN: 0679408525
National Audubon Society field guide to the night sky, Author: Mark R. Chartrand ; astronomic, Publisher: A.A. Knopf A Chanticl 2001
Optional
laser pointer key chains-red light
Required
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