Astrophysics online course

On this online course for Yr10/S4/Yr11 NI, spend three days exploring the leading research in Astrophysics taking place in the Physics department at Royal Holloway and enjoy a virtual planetarium show with astronomers from the Royal Observatory Greenwich. Course timings: 7 - 9 April 2021; days one and two: 9.45 am - 3.30 pm, day three: 9.45 am - 2.30 pm. Course content delivered by Royal Holloway, University of London.

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How close are we to finding dark matter? How can we know so much about stars so far away? How can you build a spectrograph with a CD? From gravitational waves and astronomy, on this event you’ll venture in the Universe in an interactive, engaging and creative way. We will send you your own kit of materials to take part LIVE in experiments and practical tasks between hearing from leading researchers.


07 Apr - 09 Apr 2021

Delivered by RHUL via Google Workspace and kit sent in advance via post.
Start time: 09 : 30 hrs
Finish time: 15 : 30 hrs



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