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Spring 2022 Astronomy UN3998 section 001
INDEPENDENT RESEARCH

Call Number 13407
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Frederik Paerels
Type INDEPENDENT
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Prerequisites: the instructors permission. For an independent research project or independent study, a brief description of the proposed project or reading, with the supervising faculty members endorsement, is required for registration. A variety of research projects conducted under the supervision of members of the faculty. Observational, theoretical, and experimental work in galactic and extragalactic astronomy and cosmology. The topic and scope of the work must be arranged with a faculty member in advance; a written paper describing the results of the project is required at its completion (note that a two-term project can be designed such that the grade YC is given after the first term). Senior majors in astronomy or astrophysics wishing to do a senior thesis should make arrangements in May of their junior year and sign up for a total of 6 points over their final two terms. Both a substantial written document and an oral presentation of thesis results are required.
Web Site Vergil
Department Astronomy
Enrollment 4 students (10 max) as of 12:11PM Thursday, June 30, 2022
Subject Astronomy
Number UN3998
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20221ASTR3998W001

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