Galaxies and Galactic Dynamics
|ICRAR Node||University of Western Australia|
|Unit Code||Enrol at UWA in PHYS4415 or PHYS5512 (consult with the UWA Astronomy & Astrophysics Coordinator)|
|Content||This unit will provide the student with a broad and thorough understanding of the observed properties of galaxies and the key physical processes affecting their evolution and dynamics. Topics include: galactic structure and morphology, distance indicators, scaling relation, large scale structures and environmental effects.|
|Assessment||Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) assignments and projects and (2) final examination. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.