PHY8003 Galactic Astronomy and Cosmology
|Short Description:||Galactic Astronomy & Cosmology|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Agric, Comp and Environ Sciences|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|ASCED code :||010303 - Astronomy|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||18 February 2019|
Students must be enrolled in the course via USQ Professional Development or via the MSCN.
Students who have enrolled in or completed PHY3307 cannot enrol in this course.
Students will require access to e-mail and internet access to UConnect for this course.
This course introduces galactic and extragalactic astronomy, and cosmology. Topics covered in this course include The Milky Way Galaxy, The Nature of Galaxies, Galactic Evolution, The Structure of the Universe, Active Galaxies, Cosmology, and The Early Universe. Additional topics develop scientific skills through the use of assignments.
|Semester 2, 2019||Online|