Institute of Astronomy

Part II Calendar

2014/15  CALENDAR

Note: Some dates may be subject to change

Some entries/dates may be subject to change and further additions made.

 

Date and Time Subject Venue / Information
MICHAELMAS TERM 2014
OCTOBER  
late September Submission of CATAM Part 1B projects (mainly NST students) Judith Moss Hoyle Room 48
Tues 7 October Full MICHAELMAS term begins  
Tues 7 October 10:00 Introductory meeting with Course Coordinator and IoA CATAM advisor followed by tour of IoA

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Sackler Lecture Theatre

Tues 7 October 10:45 Library Tour by Mark Hurn, IoA Librarian Library, Observatory Building
Approx 11:15 Coffee Hoyle Building Foyer
Thur 9 October from 12:15 Photographs Note: meet in Hoyle Foyer (IoA) outside Sackler Lecture Theatre for photos
Thur 9  October 10:00 Part II Astrophysics Lectures begin (see Lecture List) - Structure and Evolution of Stars,  M Pettini Sackler Lecture Theatre
TBA 14.00-15.00
Part IB CATAM project examples class with Project Advisor
Hoyle Committee Room
TBA 14:00-15:30 Computational Projects - Dr S. J. Cowley -- one lecture, MR2, CMS
During 2nd wk of MT Supervision arrangements - list issued  
TBA Publication of essay topics via email (hardcopies provided)
TBC Fri 17 October Deadline for enrolling for 2014 examinations, including Essay (EE) and CATAM projects (RP). self-enrol via CamSIS
TBC
Fri 17 October
by midnight
Deadline for submitting CATAM Declaration using Raven log in. on line

TBA

Presentations of 3 Essay Topics by potential essay advisers Sackler Lecture Theatre    
   
NOVEMBER  
TBA PIZZA PARTY WITH IoA STAFF Hoyle Committee Room

DECEMBER

   
TBA Talk by graduate student and wine and cheese party Hoyle Committee Room
 
Wed 3 December Last day of Michaelmas Term lectures  
Fri 5 December Full Michaelmas Term ends  
LENT TERM 2015
JANUARY  
Tues 13 January Full LENT Term begins  
Thur 15 January Lent term lectures begin - (See Lecture List)  
During 2nd wk of LT Supervision arrangements - list issued  
FEBRUARY    
[Wed 4 February 2.30pm] [For information: IoA teaching staff Presentations to potential Part II/III Astrophysics Students, Sackler Lecture Theatre]
MARCH  
Wed 11 March Last day of Lent Term lectures Sackler Lecture Theatre
Fri 13 March Deadline for essay choice to be given to Course Secretary OR students should inform Course Secretary of their intention to submit computational projects (CATAM) by this date. jm(at)ast.cam.ac.uk
Fri 13 March Full Lent Term ends  
EASTER TERM 2015
APRIL  
*Update*:
W 29 April
10.00-16.00
deadline for submission of CATAM projects and for submission of electronic files. Location for submission of projects will be communicated via email about 1 week before the deadline. Students should inform the Astrophysics Course Secretary which ones they have attempted. CATAM News EL.09 in Pavilion E of the CMS Obtain a declaration form from CMS reception or here.
     
Tues 21 April Full EASTER Term begins  
     
MAY  
     
Thur 30 Apr
09:00-17:00
deadline for submission of Essay Course secretary's office, H48
Wed 6 May
10.30-11.00
Feedback Meeting with members of the Teaching Committee Hoyle Committee Room
Examinations    
MAY/JUNE  
Fri 29 May, 09:00-12:00 NST2AS Paper 1 Mill Lane Lecture Rooms (tbc)  
Mon 1 June, 13:30-16:30 NST2AS Paper 2 Mill Lane Lecture Rooms (tbc)
Wed 3 June, 13:30-16:30 NST2AS Paper 3 Mill Lane Lecture Rooms (tbc)
Fri 5 June, 09:00-12:00 NST2AS Paper 4 Mill Lane Lecture Rooms (tbc)  
Wed 10 June 11.15 Meeting at CMS  for students intending to continue to Part III Astrophysics in 2014--2015, e.g. to collect guide etc. MR2, CMS
Thur 11 June, 09:00 (all students must attend) Photo and vivas (see Examination Notice) meet in Hoyle Building
Th 11 June, no later than 5pm It is expected that your results will be available for you (and no-one else) via CamSIS  
Th 11 June, no later than 5.30pm Examination results announced at Senate House  
Fri 12 June Full Easter Term ends  

 

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