* GEO 374 / AST 374 Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit
Planetary Systems: Their Diversity and Evolution
Sample reading list:
Imke de Pater and Jack Lissauer, Planetary Sciences (Required Reading)
George Cole and Michael Woolfson, Planetary Science: The Science of Planets Around Stars
About 60 pages of reading will be assigned per week, mostly from the course texts but also from articles in the current scientific literature. Early in the semester students will select topics for 3 papers (~15 pages) and 3 oral presentations (~10 minutes long). Student will be expected to research the topic by reading a paper(s) in the current literature and discussing them in class during their presentation
Papers - 60%
Oral Presentation(s) - 40%
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
GEO 207, GEO 255, or instructor's permission..
Each paper is worth 20% of final grade.
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