Courses : Details

View your course details, including course offerings in the Fall, Winter and Spring Terms. Click Print Course to print the course details.

Astronomy 2 - The Race to Find the Next Earth (Queens County)

Course Locations and Times

TermLocationOffering PeriodOffering DayOffering TimeStatus
FallUPEI - Health Sciences Building Rm 10510/01/2018 - 10/29/2018Monday, Wednesday7:00 PM - 9:00 PMClosed
Winter     
Spring     

Course Details

DescriptionThis course will look at the race to find the next Earth and what countries are are jumping in the space race? We will update you on the search for Earth-like Planets and the new technologies used to explore Space. Weather permitting we will do some night sky viewing through telescopes.
RequirementsBring notebook and pens
ObjectivesTo better understand our place in the Universe
Teaching ProcessLectures, PowerPoint presentations, videos, interactive problem solving, hands on with telescopes, handouts and other tools of astronomy. Participants are encouraged to bring in interesting articles for discussion.
UPEI Parking Pass Required?No
Additional Costs or Information

Course Facilitator

NameRon Perry
Background
Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Education - UPEI
32 years teaching Science Consultant – Western School Board, Astronomy Instructor

 
facebook
REGIONS
QUEENS COUNTY
KINGS COUNTY
PRINCE COUNTY
CONTACT
PROVINCIAL COORDINATOR:
Ann Ramsay
(902) 894-2867
seniorscollege@upei.ca
 
 
© 2016 Seniors College of Prince Edward Island. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy WEB SITE BY WEB SITE ADVANTAGE