|This course may be repeated for credit.|
|Course Cluster: Planetary Science, Planetary Science Minor|
This course will examine topics and methods in the interdisciplinary field of planetary science. Students will join several faculty members in the planetary science group to discuss the origin, evolution, and habitability of planets in this and other solar systems. This class is intended for graduate students who are pursuing or mean to pursue the planetary science concentration. Other graduate and undergraduate students may request admission to the course.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Credit/Unsatisfactory|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIS)(PSCI-MN)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Readings from the primary literature.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Class participation and presentations.
Students are required to attend a number of colloquia outside of the nominal class time.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students must request the POI electronically. In addition, please send an email to the instructor with information about why you are interested in this course and what courses/experiences have prepared you to participate in discussions of the scientific literature and expert presentations.
|Instructor(s): Herbst,William Times: .M..... 12:20PM-01:10PM; Location: VVO110; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 19
|Permission of instructor will be granted during the drop/add period. Students must submit either a ranked or unranked drop/add request for this course.|