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This is an introduction to the wonderful topic of Astronomy - the study of all that exists beyond our Earth. The course examines the characteristics of the bodies of the Solar System presenting interesting information about the planets and their moons. The course also deals with stars, nebulae and galaxies. The course is designed as an introduction. No previous astronomical background is required. However, it augments support for the student who has either previous knowledge or a high interest in the field.