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Introductory Astronomy

Astronomy - Wonders of the Night Sky - Part 1


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This course is run in conjunction with:
Brockenhurst College, Adult Learning and Skills
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Who is it for? Anybody with an interest in astronomy who would like to find out more. No experience or equipment is required or expected.

What is covered? This course is an overview of the basic knowledge that an amateur astronomer would expect to have. In addition to the material in the Start Stargazing course, it covers the evidence for our current understanding the Universe and our place in it. When there is enough demand, these topics are extended and covered in greater depth in Intermediate and Advanced courses.


Ringwood (Course Ref: RGL500)

Where? Greyfriars Community Centre, Christchurch Road, Ringwood, BH24 1DW.

When? Wed 7:00 - 9:00pm, weekly from 2 Nov - 7 Dec 2016. (Six sessions: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Nov, 7 Dec)

Course Fee: TBC


Fordingbridge (Course Ref: RGL500)

Where? Burgate School And Sixth Form Centre, Salisbury Road, Fordingbridge, SP6 1EZ.

When? Wed 7:00 - 9:00pm, weekly from 1 Feb - 2017. (Six Sessions: 1, 8, 15 Feb, 1, 8, 15 Mar).

Course Fee: TBC





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