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