In total you can earn up to 5% extra credit for this class through the following activities. Choose ONE OF Projects I-III.
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Up to 5% extra credit can be gained by completing a creative project
which demonstrates knowledge of a subject related to astronomy. This could
include, but is not restricted to, a physical or computer model, an
observational or survey project, a work of fine art, or even a piece of
performace art. If you have an idea you would like to pursue, please come
and discuss it with me early in the semester. Be Creative!
Up to 3% can be gained by attending astronomical planetarium show at the Kika Silva Planetarium at Santa Fe College and filling out a Planetarium Report on the show. You must attach your ticket stub from the show.
Up to 3% can be gained by attending a public astronomy event sponsored by the UF Department of Astronomy. A list of these can be found on the Astronomy Public Events page. Alternatively, attending a public talk sponsored by the Alachua Astronomy Club would also be acceptable. To receive credit please complete the Extra Credit Report form.