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Fall 2017
Jan 21, 2018
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AST 470 - Extrasolar Planets & Astrobiol
Extrasolar Planets and Astrobiology Fall. (O) Prereqs.: AST 208, and BIO 121 or BMS 102/103; or permission of Department Chair. Exploration of the processes related to planet formation and evolution and the planetary conditions required for the emergence of life, as well as the astronomical techniques used to detect extrasolar planets, discern their properties (include potential habitability), and collect statistics on their occurrence in the universe. This course is equivalent to ESCI 470 and credit will not be earned if this course has been previously taken.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Schedule Types: Hybrid: Online/On-Ground Combo, Independent Study, Lecture, Online Instruction

Geological Sciences Department

Prereq for AST 470

General Requirements:
Course or Test: AST 208
Minimum Grade of D-
May not be taken concurrently.  )
Course or Test: BIO 121
Minimum Grade of D-
May not be taken concurrently.  )
Course or Test: BMS 102 to 103
Required Courses: 2
Minimum Grade of D-
May not be taken concurrently. )

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