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New Mexico State University

2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog


Astronomy

Astronomy Program

Regular Undergraduate Course Offerings

Course List

ASTR 105GThe Planets

4(3+2P)

ASTR 110GIntroduction to Astronomy

4(3+2P)

ASTR 301VRevolutionary Ideas in Science

3

ASTR 305VThe Search for Life in the Universe

3

ASTR 308VInto the Final Frontier

3

ASTR 330VPlanetary Exploration

3

ASTR 400Undergraduate Research

1-3

ASTR 401Topics in Modern Astrophysics

3

ASTR 402Introduction to Astronomical Observations and Techniques

3

ASTR 406Astronomy and Astrophysics II

3

ASTR 435Observational Techniques I

3

Other courses at the 300 and 400-levels are offered on an occasional basis. Consult the Course Descriptions chapter in this catalog. ASTR 405, ASTR 406 and ASTR 435 are cross-listed with graduate classes and require special permission.