Introduction to Astronomy

A one day course to be held on Saturday, January 28th 2012 10.00am - 5.00pm.

The course will feature a planetarium show and series of talks covering the Planets, The Sun & Moon. Stars Nebulae & Galaxies & Use of Telescopes. The course is aimed at the beginner level and no prior technical knowledge is required. On completion of the course attendees should have a working knowledge of the night sky to enable them to identify the brightest constellations and stars, and have a basic understanding on the use of a small portable telescope.

The course may be suitable for adolescents.

The price is £ 20 per head, the NLO members will be charged £ 15.