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.
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.
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 Vishak V•
Jul 11, 2020
I could able to know the A to Z of Astronomy. This course Is really wonderful. The lecture slides and tehe activities offered this course is really interesting
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 Joanna P•
Jul 10, 2020
Excellent course, lots of first-class, professional material, videos, podcasts, and texts. Great interactions from Prof. Impey. I would highly recommend.
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.
by Houssam M M•
Jan 16, 2017
Well-balanced in terms of content and very informative course; did an excellent job in formulating complex concepts into digestible form. Thank you.
by Alina K•
Jun 20, 2020
One of the best courses I have ever taken! It was extremely informative for non-majors and Dr. Impey does an incredible job teaching it. Thank you!
by Carlos N•
Jan 17, 2017
I enjoyed it a lot learning many subjects and topics about astronomy. It helps you get a wide view of astronomy science and learn the fundamentals.
by Shashank S P•
Mar 17, 2020
The course is well designed to give understanding of space and time for interested fellows in Astronomy.
Mentor is superb and explains in detail.
by Vaibhav S•
Sep 01, 2017
SIR CHRIS, IF I WOULD BECOME AN ASTRONOMER, ITS ALL WORK WILL GO TO YOU
YOU TOLD ME THE BASICS OF THE ASTRONOMY. I WOULD REALLY LIKE TO MEET YOU.
by Mark S•
Dec 21, 2015
Brilliant Course. Excellent balance of hard and easier topics. Well delivered by the staff and very interesting. More courses like this please.
by Seán F•
Jun 24, 2020
A wonderful experience with a wonderful teacher. Would recommend to anyone with an interest and no knowledge of maths or physics is required.
by Bianca D•
Nov 11, 2016
Very in-depth and interesting. Impey is a good lecturer and the videos provided are packed with information. I highly recommend this course.