PH1002 - Astronomy: Evolution of the Universe
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Engineering (pre 2015)
The night sky, early cosmologies, solar system formation and characteristics, evolutionary
cycles of stars, black holes, galaxies, Big Bang cosmology, cosmic background radiation,
dark matter and dark energy.
- develop an appreciation of the scales of size and distance and to appreciate the experimental
tools of remote observation;
- develop an understanding of astronomy and the governing principles and laws;
- develop skills in applying laws and making predictions.
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Mr John Daicopoulos
||Mr John Daicopoulos, Dr Michael Meehan.
- 26 hours lectures
- 13 hours practicals
||end of semester exam (50%); assignments (50%).
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