Certificate Course in Astronomy Science Started in Modern College of Engineering, Pune
The first Certificate Course in Astronomy Science has been started in collaboration with American Institute in Modern Engineering, Pune, which will involve students from any branch having curiosity in science. The first two sessions of this course have been completed, said Professor Rebecca Thombre, associate professor of this syllabus.
NASA scientist Parag Vaishampayan came forward for starting this course of astronomy. They guide these students through Skype, while some lectures are being taken by Rebecca Thombre and other teachers. Whether we are alone in this universe, where did the life of the earth come from and how it evolved and whether there is life in the other, in the form of it, in this form, such type of lectures are given in this syllabus, and some experiments are also done through Google, Rebecca Thombre said.
The principal of Modern College Dr. R. S. JhunjharRao said that this course is innovative and it is supported by two international organizations. This is a two-syllabus course and 100 marks are taken for the examination.