This course provides an overview of the solar system using open educational resources and the insights of two German hobby astronomers and experts of online teaching and learning. The course not only visits the celestial objects of the solar system and discusses their general properties but also presents the necessary information for their observation and exploration using modern astronomical technology.
This course can be used as an overview to more detailed courses on the individual planets as well as an introduction to modern sky observation. It consists of 12 content units and involves a workload of 90 hours.
*** The course is currently under construction. ***