AS0: Astronomy Background Reading

Module title: Astronomy Background Reading (AS0)

Module convenors:

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. Full details are in the module document which can be downloaded from

Academic year: 
03/10/2011 - 11:00