AST326Y1: Practical Astronomy

Hours

78P

Through experiment and observation, develop the core skills to collect, reduce, and interpret astronomical data.  Develop understanding and usage of telescopes, instruments, and detectors; reduction and analysis methods; simulations and model fitting; data and error analysis. This course is an expanded version of AST325H1 that gives a wider exposure to practical astronomy.

Prerequisite
AST221H1,AST222H1 (or equivalent readings; consult the instructor)
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)