Science & Nature
Introduction to Exoplanets (Flex)
From lava worlds to frozen balls of gas, learn about the thousands of planets beyond our own solar system.
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Completed by 10 learners
No live meetings
Over 4 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per week
How does a “Flexible Schedule” course work?
No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat
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Exoplanets, or extrasolar planets are one of the newest frontiers of planetary science! Learners will explore what exoplanets are, how we find them, their fascinating properties, and how the discovery of these strange worlds and their solar systems is changing our understanding of planetary system formation. We will look at the composition, atmospheres, orbits, and many properties of known exoplanets. We will examine questions such as: What is a planet? How do scientists find...
I have an MS in Space with a concentration in planetary science.
No live meetings, and maybe some time outside of class.
Arwen HubbardTeaching Space and Environmental Science
684 total reviews
598 completed classes
Hello! My name is Arwen and I am absolutely passionate about space science, the environment, and teaching! I offer courses about the solar system, planets, natural processes, soil, and the environment. My Master’s is in Space Studies and I have...