Planetary Science

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This intermediate-level course covers fundamentals of spectroscopy, remote sensing, and planetary surfaces. Discussions will include interiors, atmospheres, compositions, origins, and evolution of terrestrial planets; satellites, asteroids, comets, and planetary rings.

Prerequisites: 

Prereq: 1 physical science course. MATH-100 or 101 is also suggested but not required as a prerequisite.

Credits: 

4

Level: 

Undergraduate

Availability: 

Spring