Mar 31, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin

AST 4510 - Senior Honors Research and Thesis (1-3)


When Offered: On Demand
Independent in-depth research and preparation of a thesis on a significant topic in astronomy, directed by a member of the Department of Physics and Astronomy faculty. A thesis is presented orally and in writing to the department. The course grade is determined by the thesis advisor and the departmental honors committee.
Prerequisites: AST 3560  or equivalent, GPA of at least 3.45 overall and in physics and astronomy courses, approval of proposed research topic and methods by the departmental honors committee, and assignment of research thesis advisor during the semester prior to enrollment in this course.
Required for graduation with honors in physics.