ASTRONOMY IN EDUCATION

Course Information
TitleΑΣΤΡΟΝΟΜΙΑ ΣΤΗΝ ΕΚΠΑΙΔΕΥΣΗ / ASTRONOMY IN EDUCATION
CodeΕΜ57
FacultyEducation
SchoolPrimary Education
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorFani Seroglou
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600017612

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Dīmotikīs Ekpaídeusīs (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 169
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses634

Class Information
Academic Year2021 – 2022
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600189076
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
This course aims to give students more and modern astronomy knowledge through a theoretical and more practical approach of the astronomical concepts that are considered useful for our future teachers and more.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Celestial sphere. Basic principles of positional astronomy. Astronomical Coordinates. Position triangle. Measurament of time. Telescopes. Spectra and spectral Classification of stars.
Keywords
astronomical coordinates, telescopes, classification of stars
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures782.6
Laboratory Work120.4
Fieldwork100.3
Written assigments200.7
Total1204
Student Assessment
Description
written exam, project, lab work
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Αυγολούπης, Στ. (2009) Αρχή και τέλος. Η ιστορία του σύμπαντος. Εκδόσεις Πλανητάριο Θεσσαλονίκης. (Κωδικός Εύδοξος: 5063) Αυγολούπης, Στ. & Σειραδάκης, Γ. (2009)Παρατηρησιακή Αστρονομία. Εκδόσεις Πλανητάριο Θεσσαλονίκης. (Κωδικός Εύδοξος: 5093)
Last Update
23-09-2019