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Astronomy
Chair: Prasenjit Guptasarma pg@uwm.edu
Kenwood IRC 3077

Associate Chair: Robert Wood chunnaic@uwm.edu
Kenwood IRC 3038

Please contact the class instructor or lab supervisor with questions about enrollment.

The supervisor of the Astronomy 104 lab is Prof David Kaplan kaplan@uwm.edu

If no instructor is listed, contact the Associate Chair.

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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ASTRON-103: Survey of Astronomy (3 units; U ; NS)

History of astronomy; planets; stellar evolution, nucleosynthesis; death of stars: white dwarfs, neutron stars, black holes; galaxies and quasars; expansion of the universe, dark matter; the big bang.

Notes:
Prereq: math placement level D.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   3 LEC 001 49645 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Erb, Dawn PHY 137  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
Consent required to audit.
NS   3 LEC 002 50249 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10   PHY 137  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
Consent required to audit.
NS   3 LEC 203 50680 - 01/22-05/10 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ONLINE WEB  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

ASTRON-104: Astronomy Laboratory (1 units; U ; NS+)

Observations of planets, stars, stellar clusters, and galaxies; related experiments. Correlated with Astron 103; can be taken with Astron 300.

Notes:
Prereq: Astron 103(C) or 400(300)(C).
Questions about enrollment in Astronomy 104 labs should be sent to the lab supervisor, Prof David Kaplan kaplan@uwm.edu

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 49646 7:30 PM-9:20 PM M 01/22-05/10   PHY 226  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 49647 7:30 PM-9:20 PM T 01/22-05/10   PHY 226  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 803 50250 7:30 PM-9:20 PM W 01/22-05/10   PHY 226  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 804 50377 3:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/22-05/10   PHY 226  
Consent required to audit.

ASTRON-185: Astronomy for Pre-Education Majors (3 units; U ; NS+)

Space: how we know and what we know; the solar system, stars, galaxies, and the universe. 2 hrs lec, lab.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   3 LEC 401 52762 1:00 PM-2:50 PM M 01/22-05/10 Creighton, Jean PHY 145  
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 801 52763 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Creighton, Jean PHY 145  
Consent required to audit.