AS1: Astronomy Background Reading

Module title: Astronomy Background Reading (AS1)

Module convenor:

Graham Smith (Birmingham), Omar Almaini (Nottingham), Andrew Levan (Warwick)

Module aims:

To help students broaden their background knowledge. Each student will choose, in consultation with their PhD supervisor, 8 topics from the list in the document below, and spend an average of 2 hours per week reading on these topics. Assessment will be via an oral exam. For full details see the document attached below.
Academic year: 
2010-2011
Starts: 
17/01/2011 - 09:00