*Exploring the Cosmos since 1790*

# A Level Physics Astronomy Course

## Week 1: March 21, 2018

- Lecture notes - Astronomy Basics + the Doppler Effect - theory given in the lecture
- Lecture presentation - slides from the lecture
- Workshop tutorial - Doppler shift of a planet around a star
- Exercise sheet - questions testing your understanding

## Week 2: April 11, 2018

- Lecture notes - Cosmological Redshift and Galaxies - theory given in the lecture
- Lecture presentation - slides from the lecture
- Workshop tutorial - Hubble's Law and the Recession of Galaxies
- Exercise sheet - questions testing your understanding

## Week 3: April 18, 2018

- Lecture Notes – Cosmology and the Age of the Universe - theory given in the lecture
- Lecture presentation - slides from the lecture
- Exercise sheet - homework questions to test your understanding
- Workshop tutorial - The Hill of Infinity - scales in the cosmos