Part time courses from Malahide College in Astronomy are available for adult learners. These part time courses run each Autumn and Spring terms and more information about specific courses can be obtained by contacting the college.
Astronomy Course Content
- A close look at the planets and moons of our Solar System.
- Studying the Sun, our nearest star.
- Galaxies, taking a closer look at our own Milky Way Galaxy
- The life and death of stars.
- The expanding universe.
- A brief history of astronomy.
- A primer on binoculars and telescopes.
- An introduction to the constellations of the night sky, with some practical sessions out under the stars.
- An introduction to some deep sky objects.
- “This Week In Space”: Keeping up to date on what’s of interest in space and space exploration right now.
- And much more!