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. Instructor Permission: Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only. https://wadv1.mtholyoke.edu/wadvg/mhc?TYPE=P&PID=ST-XWSTS12A

Prerequisites: 

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

Credits: 

4

Level: 

Undergraduate

Availability: 

Spring