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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ASTR 301. Searching for Life in the Universe

A study of the search for life in the universe, with emphasis on teacher preparation. Topics include: How life on earth can guide the search. Conditions for life within our solar system. Extrasolar planets that may be conducive to life. Possible radio communications with other civilizations. Technologies necessary for search. Significant time is spent developing student lesson plans. Prerequisite: ISCI 171  and ISCI 172