Time: MW 1:00 to 1:50 PM, Nightime observing is required. Place: C114 Trafton Science Ctr. Required Books & Materials: Magnitude 6 Star Atlas, Dickinson, Edmunds Sci. Star & Planet Locator, Edmunds Sci. National Audubon Soc. Constellations, Mechler & Chartrand, Random/Knopf
My office is N-152 Trafton Science Ctr. Phone: (389)-1840 email: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Hours: M: 12-1,2-3 T: 11-12,4-5 W: 11-1,2-5 H: 11-12 Course Web-page: http://frigg.physastro.mnsu.edu/~eskridge/astr125/
Course Syllabus and Class Notes
Comments and Information on Grading
Exams: Three tests in class : September 26 October 26 November 30 Tests will total 30% of the final grade (10% each). Final exam: Monday December 5, 12:30--2:30PM Final Exam will count 20% of the final grade. The remaining 50% of the grade is Observing Points. The following is an approximate grading scale: 85-100% -> A 70- 84% -> B 60- 69% -> C 50- 59% -> D 0- 49% -> F The actual scale will not be harsher than this. Please feel free to ask about grades (or anything else) if you want to. 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.