Below are a links that may be of use during the course. They are simply
brief notes (and often "details" are skipped over/ignored).
They are intended to jog your memory of the atomic physics you're learnt
to date, and (in some cases)
to introduce some of the jargon used in astronomy (which I'll
Unless I tell you otherwise, or explicitly cover a subject in class,
then you will not be expected to remember the
nitty-gritty details in a Quiz/Exam.
However, as a physcist you should be familiar with the general
concepts, conventions etc.
Some Brief Notes on Atomic Physics
NIST have a
nice summary of basic idea