Exploring the Night Sky

Rottingdean Whiteway Centre


Exploring the Night Sky

Start Wednesday 21st September 2022
Time 19:30 - 21:30
Tutor William Joyce
Cost £87.00
Room Main Hall
Availability 22/24 Places
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Course Description

This series of discussions and practical sessions will introduce participants to the fascinating universe of astronomy as a popular leisure activity. Students will become familiar with observing a wide variety of interesting objects and navigating the night sky using our eyes, binoculars or a small telescope. No equipment is required except a notebook and pen. These sessions assume little or no previous knowledge and will provide a sound foundation of basic knowledge and observing experience.

Half term is 24th - 28th October.

Your Tutor

William Joyce has presented introductory, intermediate and advanced astronomy and planetary science talks and short courses for many years, to schools, the public and college students, and he is actively involved with space-related outreach events. 

William’s talks and courses include a mix of key concepts and cutting-edge discoveries covering a variety of fascinating topics, and are presented in engaging, up-to-date and easily understood sessions with plenty of interactive discussions.

William Joyce BSc, BSc, C.Phys., M.Inst.P