Astronomy course for absolute beginners, led by an engaging tutor and taught at Royal Observatory Greenwich, the home of time and space.
We offer a wide range of adult courses related to astronomy, from short six-week introductory sessions via one year intermediate courses to modular two year advanced courses.
This six week course is for people with no prior knowledge of astronomy. It offers a basic introduction to the subject from historical, scientific and practical perspective.
The course runs five times in the 2019/20 academic year:
- 17 September – 22 October 2019
- 5 November – 10 December 2019
- 8 January – 12 February 2020
- 25 February – 31 March 2020
- 21 April- 26 May 2020