Know about the celestial objects and phenomena and enhance your knowledge about the cosmos and universe with the Introduction to Astronomy course.
People love to see the sky and mesmerize by its beauty and broadness. From the beginning of the human civilization, human being starts their study about the sky and cosmos. The course is designed for the people who want to know more about the mysterious universe.
The course starts by explaining astronomy along with its history and branches. After that, you will learn about the amazing and interesting facts about Moon and other planets. Do you know that Moon is the Earth’s only natural satellite? In this module, you will know more about Moon, dwarf planets, and other planets of the solar system. Then the course illustrates the facts of meteors, comets, and asteroids. Next, the course focuses on the most interesting topic – the starts and 13 Zodiac constellations. You will learn to identify the constellations.
The final section focuses on the recent discovery of science and covers Black Hole, The Milkly Way, The Galaxies, The Big Bang and more.
Assessment and Certification:
This course does not involve any assessment. Students can order their course completion Certificate at an additional cost of £39 for hard copy and in PDF format at £24.
Who is this Course for?
Introduction to Astronomy is certified by CPD Qualifications Standards and CiQ. This makes it perfect for anyone trying to learn potential professional skills.
As there is no experience and qualification required for this course, it is available for all students from any academic background.
Our Introduction to Astronomy is fully compatible with any kind of device. Whether you are using Windows computer, Mac, smartphones or tablets, you will get the same experience while learning. Besides that, you will be able to access the course with any kind of internet connection from anywhere at any time without any kind of limitation.
After completing this course you will be able to build up accurate knowledge and skills with proper confidence to enrich yourself and brighten up your career in the relevant job market.
|The Night Sky|
|What is Astronomy?||00:15:00|
|A Brief History of Astronomy||00:45:00|
|Branches of Astronomy||00:15:00|
|Basics of Celestial Sphere||00:15:00|
|Becoming an Amateur Sky Watcher||00:30:00|
|How to Read The Night Sky||00:30:00|
|The Moon and Planets|
|Facts About the Moon||00:15:00|
|Observing the Moon||00:30:00|
|The Planets of The Solar System||00:30:00|
|Identifying characteristics to observe planets||00:30:00|
|Characteristics of Meteors, Comets, And Asteroid||00:30:00|
|Observing Meteor Showers||00:15:00|
|Haily’s Comet and Other Famous Cases||00:30:00|
|Identifying “Shooting Stars” And Other Comets||00:30:00|
|The Dangers of Asteroids||00:15:00|
|How to View Evidence Of Asteroids In The Night Sky||00:15:00|
|Stars and the Zodiac|
|Facts About Stars||00:30:00|
|Star Clusters and Supernova||00:15:00|
|Identifying the constellations||00:30:00|
|Astronomy vs. Astrology||00:15:00|
|A Greater Understanding of the Universe|
|The Milky Way||00:15:00|
|The Big Bang||00:15:00|
|Extrasolar life forms||00:15:00|