ASTR425-22S2 (C) Semester Two 2022

The Structure and Evolution of Galaxies

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 18 July 2022
End Date: Sunday, 13 November 2022
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 31 July 2022
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 2 October 2022

Description

This course will give a thorough grounding in the physics of galaxies, covering galactic structure, dynamics, stellar populations, the Local Group. spiral galaxies, elliptical galaxies, galactic formation, galactic distribution and large-scale structure.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Head of Department. RP: ASTR112, ASTR211 or
ASTR212, 33 points from PHYS221-224

Restrictions

ASTR325, PHYS325

Recommended Preparation

ASTR112, ASTR211 or ASTR212, 33 points from PHYS221-224

Timetable 2022

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 Psychology - Sociology 252 Lecture Theatre 18 Jul - 28 Aug
12 Sep - 23 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 11:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 252 Lecture Theatre 18 Jul - 28 Aug
12 Sep - 23 Oct
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 10:00 Jack Erskine 248 Computer Lab 18 Jul - 28 Aug
12 Sep - 23 Oct

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Michael Albrow

Additional Course Outline Information

Academic integrity

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,084.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences on the department and colleges page .

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