Look here for the syllabus
Topic plan:
Week 1: What is science? Chapters: 1--3
Week 2: Mars and possible life elsewhere Chapters: (see http://astro.physics.uiowa.edu/~kgg/teaching/modern/summer/Lang_Mars.pdf for notes)
Week 3: Models of Motion Chapters:
Week 4: Stars as Suns Chapters:
Week 5: Dramatic Activity Chapters:
Week 6: History of the Universe Chapters:
Week 7: Exotic and Unknown Matter Chapters:
Week 8: Summary and Synthesis Chapters: