ASTR 101 Discussion and Lab Schedule

Date
Discussion
Lab
Jan. 25 - 27 No discussion! No Lab!
Jan. 30 - Feb. 3 Introduction & Seasons Lab #1: Mathematical Tools
Feb. 6 - 10 The Moon: Phases & Eclipses Lab #2: Phases of the Moon
Feb. 13 - 17 Motions in the Sky Lab #3: Sky Motion: Farquhar Globes
Feb. 20 - 24 Kepler's & Newton's Laws, Gravity Review for Midterm #1
Feb. 27 - Mar. 3 Origin & Overview of our Solar System Lab #4: Sky Motion: Stellarium
Mar. 6 - 10 Terrestrial vs Jovian Planets Lab #6: Planetary Surface Features
Mar. 13 - 17 Debris in the Solar System Lab #7: The Moons of Jupiter
Mar. 20 - 24 Spring Break Spring Break
Mar. 27 - 31 Properties of Light & Exoplanets Lab #5: Spectroscopy
Apr. 3 - 7 The Sun & Other Stars Lab #8: Stellar Spectra
Apr. 10 - 14 Stellar Evolution Review for Midterm #2
Apr. 17 - 21 Normal Galaxies Lab #9: The Interstellar Medium
Apr. 24 - 28 Active Galaxies Lab #10: Galaxies
May 1 - 5 Cosmology Lab #11: The Expansion of the Universe
May 8 - 12 No Discussion Make-up Lab (TA permission required)

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