Schedules

Independent Studies

If you are interested in an independent study, please contact the professor and CC admin assistant Christine Piquette at cpiquette@umass.edu. Here's a list of Faculty Research Interests and previous Undergrad ProjectsMost are 1 to 3 credits.

  • Freshman 196 or 196ISH
  • Sophomore 296 or 296ISH
  • Junior 396 or 396ISH
  • Senior496 or 496ISH

They are also open to 5-College Students.

FCAD Astronomy Course Times TBD. Search courses here.

 

FALL 2022

Type

Descr

Section

Class Nbr

Instructor

Days Mtg Time Location Max Units

GenEd

ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe 

01

43336

Michael Stage

Tu & Th

10:00 am - 11:15 am

Hasbrouck Laboratory room 134

4.00

GenEd

ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe

02

43337

Michael Stage

Tu & Th

1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Hasbrouck Laboratory room 134

4.00

GenEd

ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe

03

43377

Michael Stage

Tu & Th

2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Hasbrouck Lab Add room 20

4.00

GenEd

Lab ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe

99LL

43338

Todd Tripp

Mon

12:20 pm - 1:10 pm

Integ. Learning Center S220

 

GenEd

Lab ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe

99LM

43339

Todd Tripp

Wed

12:20 pm - 1:10 pm

Integ. Learning Center S220

 

GenEd

Lab ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe

99LN

43342

Todd Tripp

Fri

12:20 pm - 1:10 pm

Integ. Learning Center S220

 

GenEd

Lab ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe

99LR

43343

Todd Tripp

Mon

1:25 pm - 2:15 pm

Integ. Learning Center S220

 

GenEd

Lab ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe

99LS

43344

Todd Tripp

Wed

1:25 pm - 2:15 pm

Integ. Learning Center S220

 

GenEd Lab ASTRO 100: Exploring the Universe

99LU

43345

Todd Tripp

Fri

1:25 pm - 2:15 pm

Integ. Learning Center S220  
Honors ASTRO 170H: Cosmos to Humanity (Lecture)

01

56169

Stephen Schneider

Mon, Wed, & Fri

11:15 am - 12:05 pm

Lederle Grad Res Tower rm 206  

Majors

ASTRO 191A: Astron/Physics Sem for Freshme

01

55807

Daniela Calzetti & Min Yun

Tues

2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Hasbrouck Laboratory room 138

1.00

Majors

ASTRO 301: Writing About Astronomy

01

43376

Katherine Whitaker

Mon & Wed

2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Lederle Grad Res Tower rm 637

3.00

Majors

ASTRO 330: Topics in Astrophysics: High-energy Astrophysics

01

55818

Daniel Wang

Mon & Wed

1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Lederle Grad Res Tower rm 1334

3.00

Honors ASTRO 335H: Modern Astrophysics

01

55079

Alexandra Pope

Tu & Th

 

2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Lederle Grad Res Tower rm 177

4.00

Grad ASTRO 645: AstrphysMechanics&Thermodynmcs

01

55820

Houjun Mo

Tu & Th

11:30 am - 12:45 pm

Lederle Grad Res Tower rm 1114

3.00

Grad

ASTRO 697A: ST- AstrophysicalFluidDynamics

01

55080

Neal Katz

Mon & Wed

12:20 pm - 1:35 pm

Lederle Grad Res Tower rm 1033

3.00

Grad

ASTRO 791A: Sem-Rev Crrnt Lit

01

43325

Daniela Calzetti & Min Yun

Mon & Thu

4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Lederle Grad Res Tower rm 1033

2.00

 

Spring 2022

           
Type Title Section  Class  Instructor Time Location
GenEd 100:  Exploring the Universe (Lecture) Large-300 students 1 26408 Mauro Giavalisco Tu & Th 10:00 - 11:15AM TBA
GenEd 100:  Exploring the Universe (Lecture) Standard -120 students 2 26408 Min Yun Tu & Th 1:00 - 2:15PM TBA
GenEd 100:  Exploring the Universe (Lab) 99LM 26412 Grad Students Wed 1:25 - 2:15PM TBA
GenEd 100:  Exploring the Universe (Lab) 99LN 26411 Grad Students Fri 12:20-1:10PM TBA
GenEd 100:  Exploring the Universe (Lab) 99LO 26738 Grad Students Fri 1:25AM - 2:15PM TBA
GenEd 100:  Exploring the Universe (Lab) 99LP 26439 Grad Students Wed 12:20 - 1:10PM TBA
GenEd 100:  Exploring the Universe (Lab) 99LQ 26436 Grad Students Mon 1:25 - 2:15PM TBA
GenEd 100:  Exploring the Universe (Lab) 99LR 26420 Grad Students Mon 12:20 - 1:10PM TBA
Honors 100H: Exploring The Universe (Honors) 1 26424 Kate Whitaker Tu & Th 1:00PM - 2:15PM TBA
GenEd 101: The Solar System (Online) 1 36737 Tom Burbine Online (Asynchronous) TBA
GenEd 101: The Solar System (Lecture) 1 26416 Stephen Schneider Tu & Th 2:30-3:45PM TBA
GenEd 101: The Solar System (Lab) 01LM 26434 Grad Students Wed 1:25-2:15PM TBA
GenEd 101: The Solar System (Lab) 01LN 26435 Grad Students Fri 12:20P- 1:10PM TBA
GenEd 101: The Solar System (Lab) 01LO 26438 Grad Students Fri 1:25-2:15PM TBA
GenEd 101: The Solar System (Lab) 01LP 26439 Grad Students Wed 12:20 – 1:10PM TBA
GenEd 101: The Solar System (Lab) 01LQ 26436 Grad Students Mon 1:25-2:15PM TBA
GenEd 101: The Solar System (Lab) 01LR 26437 Grad Students Mon 12:20-1:10PM TBA
GenEd 105: Weather and Our Atmosphere 1 26422 Guy Blaylock Tu & Th 10:00-11:15AM TBA
Majors 228: Stars and Galaxies 1 26388 Ron Snell Tu & Th 1:00-2:15PM TBA
Majors 330: Topics in Astrophysics : Topic TBA 1 26454 Alex Pope Tu & Th 10:00-11:15AM TBA
Majors 339: Astronomy in a Global Context 1 26423 Grant Wilson Tu & Th 2:30-3:45pm TBA
Honors & Majors 452H: Astrophysics II: Galaxies 1 36700 Houjun Mo Mon & Wed 2:20-3:45PM TBA
Grad 643: Astrophysics Stars and Stellar Populations 1 26426 Daniel Wang Tu & Thu 2:30-3:45PM TBA
Grad 741: Interstellar Medium 1 36699 Todd Tripp Mon & Wed 2:30-3:45PM TBA
Grad 748: Cosmology & General Relativity 1 26430 Neal Katz Tu & Thu 1:00-2:15; Mon & Wed 12:20-1:35PM  TBA
Grad 792A: Seminar: Review of Current Lit 1 26396 Grad Students Mon 3:45-5:00PM TBA

                                                                                   

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