The Practical Astronomy Course
Explore the wonders of the night sky!
Astronomy is the branch of natural science that studies the elements of the universe including galaxies, planets, the Solar System, celestial objects, stars, outer space phenomena, and more. This course is designed for anyone who is interested in learning more about modern astronomy. We will help you navigate your way around the night sky, how to practice backyard astronomy, and learn the history of astronomy and a lot more!
Level - Beginner
This course is intended for astronomy enthusiasts and beginners
3 Day Program
3 hours per day
Price - AED 1000
This fee will include practical and theoretical learning
Certificate presented by Dubai Astronomy Group
Day 1: Introduction
- Understanding Our Universe
- The History Of Astronomy
- Size Comparison
Day 2: The Night Sky
- Motion Of The Skies
- Magnitude of Objects
- Measuring Distances
- Useful Astronomy Applications
Day 3: Backyard Stargazing
- Naked-Eye Stargazing
- Navigating The Night Sky
- Identifying Objects
- The Constellations
- Sky Maps
- Observing Conditions
What you’ll learn
Introduction to Astronomy
Learn about our Universe, the history of Astronomy, & more.
Learn how to mesure the brightness of an object in space.
Recognize the constellations and learn the history behind them.
Motion of Objects
Understand the motion of our skies.
Learn about distances in space and how they’re measured.
The Night Sky
Identify the objects in our night sky.