Every term in this workshop students can enjoy themselves by learning about the impressive Iberian Fauna, Astronomy ans Photography through weekly sessions which will be focused on organising 2 or 3 trips. On these trips the students will have the chance of putting into practise all the theoretical learning concepts worked on these sessions.
The sessions are divided into 3 sections:
– Iberian Fauna
Iberian Macrozoology will be worked on a mainly visual methodology.In this section students will learn intensely about Iberian vertebrates, mostly birds and mammals.
– Introduction into Astronomy:
Students will learn how to watch the celestial sphere. Among other concepts, they will learn how to tell the difference between a star and a planet in the sky, how to find visible planets in the sky at night , watch the Milky Way, distinguish constelations and learn about the Mythology related to them.
Students will learn about basic photography concepts like focusing, formating, ISO, opening the diaphragma, obturation speed) from the camera practical point of view.
This workshop will end up with a trip to different places in Spain like the National Park in Monfragúe, Doñana, Sierra de Gredos or the Pirynees).
On these trips the students
- will be able to watch watch birds, mammals, anphibians and reptiles
- will be able to watch the night sky far from the light pollution
- and will be able to practise photography by taking photos of landscapes, fauna and astrophotography.