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Astronomy 101

Monday 3 October 2022, 7.00PM to 9:00pm

Speaker(s): Thomas Shutt BSc MSc

An introduction to space science, from the very basics to the cutting edge. Tracing the early history of our obsession with the night sky and our place in the cosmos, we will move through to the present day, discussing the wide and varied techniques we use to measure and map the Universe. What have we learned? What observational and analytical techniques do we use? What questions remain unanswered? This is an introductory course and no previous knowledge is needed!

Tutor: Thomas Shutt BSc MSc

Term: Autumn

Day: Monday

Start Date: 3 October 2022

Time: 7-9pm

No. of weeks: 10

Full fee: £99 


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Location: University of York Campus, Classroom-based