Time: TH: 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM Place: 289 Wissink Hall Required Text Book: "Astronomy Today Vol. 1, The Solar System", Chaisson & McMillan, 2014 edition There is a textbook web-page at Prentice-Hall, that you may find useful.
My office is Room N 152, Trafton Science Ctr. Phone: (389)-1840 email: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Hours: M: 11-5, T: 10-11, W: 1-3, H: 10-11 Course Web-page: http://frigg.physastro.mnsu.edu/~eskridge/astr102/
Course Syllabus and Class Notes
Comments and Information on Grading
Exams: Six quizzes in class : September 8 September 22 October 8 October 22 November 12 December 1 Quizzes will total 36% of the final grade (6% each). A missed quiz can be made up by visiting the Observatory five times. A total of six Observatory visits will be accepted for credit. Mid-Term exams: on September 29 and November 3, contribute 15% each to the final grade. Final exam: Tuesday, December 8, 10:15--12:15 Final Exam will count 34% of the final grade. This course will be graded on a curve. I expect, but do NOT promise, that the average grade will be in the C range Make-up Policy: No make-up for final exam. No early finals. Make-up tests will be offered only with prior arrangement. Medical and family emergencies will be the only exceptions. In such cases documentation MUST be provided.