2021 CHOICE Schedule & Registration

Below please find a schedule of CHOICE courses that will be taught in 2021. To read more about each course, please click the title which will take you to the course description page.

CHOICE course participation cost is $35 USD per course for members and $60 per course for nonmembers.

Please click the respective "purchase" button below to register and pay for courses separately. (Course registrations open on a rolling basis.) Or, to register and pay for multiple courses at once, please click here

February 1 - 26
Fundamental Statistics for Photometry

Instructor: Tom Calderwood


March 1 - 26
Variable Star Classification and Light Curves

Instructor: Blake Crosby


April 5 - 30
Exoplanet Observing

Instructor: Jeff Robertson

May 3 - 28
Observing and Counting Sunspots

Instructor: Raffaello Braga

May 31 - June 25
How to Use VStar

Instructor: JoDee Baker-Maloney

July 5 - August 6 (5 weeks)
Photometry Using VPhot

Instructor: Ken Menzies

August 30 - September 24
CCD Photometry (Part I)

Instructor: Ed Wiley

October 11 - November 5
CCD Photometry (Part II)

Instructor: Phil Sullivan

November 8 - December 10 (5 weeks)
Classification variable des étoiles et courbes de lumière

Instructor: Jean-Bruno Desrosiers

November 8 - December 10 (5 weeks)
Exoplanet Observing

Instructor: Brian Hill