- Monday 1-2pm - Macquarie Theatre (W2.4A)
- Thursday 10-11am - Macquarie Theatre (W2.4A)
- Friday 2-3pm - Lotus Theatre (W6D)
Lectures are automatically recorded and will be available on iLearn, along with the lecture slides.
The lab is located in E7B 209-213. Each student is required to sign up for one of the following lab streams:
- Monday 10am-12pm
- Tuesday 11am-1pm
- Tuesday 2-4pm
- Wednesday 12-2pm
- Wednesday 2-4pm
- Thursday 11am-1pm
- Friday 10am-12pm
- Friday 12-2pm
In Week 2 we will hold special planetarium sessions during the labs. Normal labs start in Week 5.
A mandatory lab notebook will be available from the bookstore after Week 3.
Please note that health and safety regulations specify that fully-enclosed footwear must be worn in the labs. (i.e. you will not be admitted if you are wearing sandals etc.)
The lectures are based upon the following textbook, which is not absolutely required for the course, but is strongly recommended to enhance the learning process:
- Foundations of Astronomy, 13th Edition Michael A. Seeds and Dana Backman ISBN-10: 1305079159 | ISBN-13: 9781305079151
This can be purchased from the Macquarie bookstore. Earlier editions of the textbook are acceptable.