ESP 3400 - Life in the Universe

Description
Are we alone in the universe? Astrobiologists use their understanding of diverse concepts in biology, earth science, physics, chemistry, engineering, and technology to search for answers to this question. The science of astrobiology is an integrated study centered on the search for life in the universe. Builds on our understanding of earth and life systems to investigate the habitability of other worlds. Students participate in inquiry based activities and discussions to investigate the limitations of life, the habitability of other planets, and model robotic explorations in other worlds. Culminates with student designed space missions. Springs. Prerequisite(s): Junior status. (INCO)
Credits
3
Attributes
Integration Connection, Upper Division Course
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2020, Spring 2019, Spring 2018
Offered
TuTh
Avg. Class Size
21
Avg. Sections
1