124.229 Special Relativity and Cosmology (15 credits)

The empirical basis for special relativity, the Lorentz transformation, the paradoxes, Hubble's law, the cosmological principle, the empirical basis for cosmological theories, the Big Bang Theory, the Steady State Theory. A course of laboratory work related to the above.

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  • Prerequisite(s): 1 of 124.111, 124.171. At least 45 credits from 100 level. At least 90 credits from 100 level for Bachelor of Science.

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Year Semester Mode Location
2018 Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus

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