The major intention of the course is to initiate and help students to be motivated to further exploration of concepts in Astronomy. The course is concerned with the fundamentals of Astronomy introducing new scientific developments where Astronomy has full open issues and phenomena in that everyone can participate as an available laboratory for all. It introduces basic concepts stressing that Astronomy gives everyone the opportunity to participate in new discoveries and debates to develop science and technology that play role in our everyday lives and culture; a way to view our real physical world. Generally, the comprehensive system and phenomena entailed in astronomy and astrophysics entertain every human being on earth to question, experiment, demonstrate, hypothesis, formulate, philosophy, etc and apply to personal lifestyle. So, this course contributes to the development of scientific knowledge and skills among the learners.
- Course creator: JIFAR RAYA