1 
Special Relativity 

2 
Special Relativity, and Accelerated Motion 

3 
Vectors, OneForms and Tensors 

4 
Metric, Coordinate Bases, and Change of Basis 
PS 1 Due 
5 
Orthonormal Bases, Gradient, and Connection 
PS 2 Due 
6 
NumberFlux and StressEnergy 

7 
Parallel Transport and Geodesics 
PS 3 Due 
8 
Hamiltonian Dynamics 

9 
Curvature 
PS 4 Due 
10 
Curvature vs. Acceleration 

11 
Postulates of General Relativity 
PS 5 Due 
12 
Einstein Equations 

13 
Gauge Invariance and the Hilbert Action 
PS 6 Due 
14 
Linear Perturbation Theory 

15 
Gravitomagnetism and Spin Precession 
PS 7 Due 
16 
Gravitational Radiation, and Quadrupole Formula 

17 
Gravitational Wave Astronomy 

18 
Spherical Solutions to the Einstein Equations 
PS 8 Due 
19 
White Dwarfs and Neutron Stars 

20 
Schwarzschild and its Geodesics 
PS 9 Due 
21 
4 Classical Tests of General Relativity 

22 
Kruskal Coordinates, and Wormholes 
PS 10 Due 
23 
Hawking Radiation, and Charged Black Holes 

24 
Kerr Solution 
PS 11 Due 
25 
Cosmology 

26 
Cosmology (cont.) 
PS 12 Due 