ASTC02H3: Practical Astronomy: Instrumentation and Data Analysis

A hands-on introduction to astronomical observing using the UTSC telescope. Lectures cover topics of astronomical instrumentation and data reduction. Observations of Solar System planets, moons, planetary nebula, globular clusters and galaxies will be made. Students will present their results in the style of a scientific paper and a talk.

Prerequisite
Exclusion
AST325H, AST326Y
Enrolment Limits
16
Breadth Requirements
Natural Sciences