Duration: 4 Saturdays - 4 Lectures - Total 8 hours
Dates : 09.07.2022, 16.07.2022, 23.07.2022, 30.07.2022
Time : 07.00 pm - 09.00 pm
Registration deadline - 1st of July 2022
Related book (e version) to lectures will be send via an email.
· Day1 - Identification of constellations and asterisms, Star Tales, and Zodiac
· Day2 - Naked eye Observations- Phases of Moon, Planets, Meteorites, and Meteorite showers
· Day3 - Introduction to the celestial sphere, Right Ascension, Declination, Altitude and Latitude
· Day4 - Celestial phenomena - Eclipses, Occultations, Conjunctions, transits, etc
· Lectures are conducted by experienced professionals of the Institute of Astronomy Sri Lanka, trained under Homi Bhabha centre for science education India
· A valuable Certificate will be issued at the completion of the short course and the certificate will be emailed within a week.
suitable for anyone over 11 years old, willing to learn Astronomy from beginning