Educational Visit to Mini Astronomical Observatory in Keriam

Tutong – A group of Year 11 Sc 4 students from Sayyidina Hassan Secondary Schools visited the Mini Astronomical Observatory located at Kampong Keriam, Tutong, on Friday night (September 6, 2019).

Group photo

Students had the opportunities to use equipment in the observatory to gaze closely at the Moon and the planet Jupiter. There were also a space talk “Introduction of the Solar System” and a briefing on the proper use of the telescope by Secretary-General of the Astronomical Society of Brunei Darussalam.

The objective of the mini-observatory tour to the mini-observatory was to promote science astronomy and to pursue career as scientists amongst the students. The group tour of 10 students was headed by Cikgu Siti Khadizah binti Hj Abdullah, Assistant Head of Science Department Sekolah Menengah Sayyidina Hassan.

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