2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

ASTR 606 Stellar Evolution and Black Holes Workshop for Teachers

Lecture/laboratory-oriented course that introduces middle and high school teachers to the basic principles of stellar properties and stellar evolutions. Fundamental laws are reviewed in the context of pulsars, neutron stars, and black holes. Provides practical applications through hands-on experiences in how stellar properties are determined. Prerequisite: ASTR 604 or PHYC 604, or permission of the instructor. Not open to students who have credit in PHYC 606.