Jul 02, 2020
Amazing introductory course and covers wide variety of topics ranging from history, to astronomy to astrobiology. Really great of amateur astronomers and for anyone who is remotely interested in it.
May 29, 2020
I was delighted to take this excellent course, the level of detail was perfect, the content very complete, Chris Impey was brilliant in the way he presented and commented on all the aspects covered.
by Anastasia T•
Nov 07, 2015
A very interesting course about the basic concepts of astronomy with lots of additional funny videos and slides. Thanks a lot to professor Impey and everybody who created it!
by Dylan T•
Oct 03, 2015
This is a very thorough and informative introduction to the field of astronomy, and contains a lot of practical information that everyone interested in the night sky can use.
by JOHN Q•
Jul 10, 2017
FANTASTIC COURSE. As an old retired physics major and dentist it was a great review of the current state of knowledge about the universe and astronomy. Wonderful Course!
by Chinmay M•
Jun 15, 2020
This course covers almost everything you need to know about astronomy. Though it is informative, Prof. Chris Impey has covered every aspects of astronomy in very great way.
by Sharmili P•
Apr 29, 2020
I always have passion for astronomy. So, This was very helpful. And I enjoyed learning Prof. Impey's lectures. Coursera gives you worthy knowledge and learning experience.
by Gabriela M V•
Oct 20, 2015
´É lindo poder ter acesso a um conteúdo tão rico em conhecimento. Eu amo astronomia, é interessante estar no meu país e assistir à aulas de uma Universidade tão exemplar !
Oct 15, 2017
Beautiful, gorgeous and fascinating, one of the best courses ever followed; rich in content and explained with elegant clarity. Thanks for making it available to anyone.
by jeff f•
Mar 30, 2018
I really enjoyed this course the platform worked great.i found the professor to be great at explaining the subjects to be understood easier then I thought they would be
by Nicholas K•
Jul 26, 2016
Great course! Presented in a way that is exciting and easy to follow. Perfect for those just begining in astronomy and a great refresher for those with more experience.
by Ana V•
Feb 04, 2017
This has been a vastly enriching experience for me. Thanks to Prof. Impey, his team and Coursera for allowing knowledge and ideas to be expeirenced accross the world.
by Jefferson J B•
Jun 11, 2020
Very interactive and comprehensive! Kudos to everyone! It is my biggest dream to work in NASA and this course just helped my get motivated to pursue my dream. Kudos!
by Gihan I•
Aug 12, 2017
An excellent course produced by an excellent lecturer, Prof Chris Impey!
He covers the vast area of Astronomy in this comprehensive course, and he does it very well.
by Gwenolé B•
Jan 23, 2017
An amazing course! Fascinating and engaging, well-documented and illustrated, with original activities, and a challenging subject matter. Don't hesitate to enroll!
Aug 07, 2016
This is a great course that covers a lot of fascinating topics. Professor Impey does a great job presenting the material. Thanks a lot for the interesting course.
by Jorge S•
Feb 05, 2017
Very interesting course. You can learn plenty of new things, more that you might imagine, with very funny videos from time to time. I recommend it to everybody.
by Vo C•
Jan 23, 2018
The professor has been very inspritional with great humor. Although the course does not go deep in detail, it gives a comprehensive picture about the subject.
by Daniel S•
Jul 04, 2020
This is an incredibly comprehensive and valuable course. Prof. Impey is an incredible teacher and delivers the content in an attainable and logical fashion.
by Carl T•
Jun 27, 2020
Greatly enjoyed this course and learned a lot. Feel like I have a good grounding in the basics of astronomy and the course updated my knowledge quite a bit.
by Maria A T G•
May 20, 2020
It is a very interesting course, i learn a lot about the universe and i like that they show us real pictures of the space and of the research nasa has done
by Julie K H•
Nov 13, 2015
I haven't quite finished the course yet, but so far it has been fascinating. Well done to the Coursera team and to Prof. Chris Impey, the course leader.
by Bob C•
Sep 13, 2016
Wonderful course, after some time I will repeat.
Thank you very much Prof. Chris Impey, you have given me much insight.
We keep in touch, best regards, Bob
by Mel F•
Aug 18, 2018
It was a bit long and maybe overstuffed, but it covers about every subject in modern day Astronomy form a layman's point of view. I enjoyed the course.
by Baqar A•
Apr 30, 2020
Its the best course by the best professor of all , Chris a distinguished professor of Arizona , i would love to attend more of his courses in future
Mar 17, 2016
Many of the lectures were recorded years ago. But, the information is still great, and a little follow up research on the web will get you caught up.
by Nicolas A S•
Aug 17, 2017
This course is very rich of video material, and follow up with quizzes and assignments. Really recommended if you want to start exploring astronomy.