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Institute of Continuing Education

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We learn the basics of astronomy by exploring our own solar system and nearest neighbouring stars and planets. We look at the theories of how stars and planets form and how these theories change as astronomers discover planets around stars other than our Sun. We also examine some of the basic techniques used to find new planets, our closest neighbours in our universe.

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Course dates

09 Jul 2018 to 13 Jul 2018

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

25 Jun 2018

Venue

International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
Cambridge
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code

Pa3