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Syllabus for PHYS 153 Astronomy Laboratory PS 128, CHE 209 Be sure to download a copy of this syllabus and bring it with you to your lab orientation. PHYS 153 Corequisite: PHYS 152. Topics: Celestial Coordinates, Telescopes, The Solar System, The Orbit of the Moon, H-R Diagrams, The Nature of Light, The Age of the Universe. Time: Lab Instructor: Lab Instructors office/office hours: Lab Instructor’s phone/email: Lab Supervisor: Mr. Martin Hackworth, campus 4439, hackmart@physics.isu.edu Note: This syllabus is the binding document for this course. Your instructor does not have the authority to waive any of the following requirements. Only the Lab Supervisor may grant exceptions to these policies and procedures and these are extremely unlikely to be given. MATERIALS: Edmund Scientific Star and Planet Locator (# 9227), Sky Publishing SC001 Equatorial Region Constellation Chart, TI-30Xa scientific calculator (these are available for use in the lab). The lab manual for this course is available online at: http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/phys153.html . GRADING: This course will be graded on a point system. You may acquire points from the following sources: 1. QUIZZES - A short quiz will be given at the beginning of each lab. Questions will be selected from the lab of the previous week as well as the lab to be done the day the quiz is given. If
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