ASTR 620: Galaxies
- Four or five problem sets.
- Term research project, culminating in an oral presentation.
- Mid-term and Final Exams.
- Group Discussions (TBA).
* See this link
for further details. Note that you will need to discuss your choice of
topics directly with me. Don't put this off until the end of the term.
- Grading and tentative due dates:
- 20% Problem Sets
: #1 - 9/17
| #2 - 10/8
| #3 - 10/22
- 20% Research project (near end of semester)*
- 25% Mid-term exam 10/29
- 30% Final exam 12/18, 1:30-3:30pm.**
- 5% Class Participation***
** This is 1 hour after
the ASTR 601 final is scheduled, so hopefully we can rearrange the
*** If time allows,
we will occassionaly choose relevant journal
articles to discuss as a group.
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