Undergraduate Courses

01:460:116--Building Blocks of the Solar System

  • Credits: 3
  • SAS Core: NS
  • Instructor(s): Prof. Bermingham
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Note: Designed for non-science majors and minors; partially fulfills SAS Natural Sciences (NS) core requirements.

NEW! What is the Solar System made of? How did it and the planets form? Why does the Solar System contain life? In the context of learning about the role of chemistry in the evolution of our world, these and other fundamental questions in planetary science will be discussed. No prerequisites.

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