Opening Training School

The Opening Training School will take place in University of Strathclyde’s Insight Institute from 2-6 December 2019. The OTS will provide basic, but comprehensive training on all the Stardust-R Work Packages over the 5 days. featuring:

  • 20 hours of lectures delivered by the members of the network
  • Lectures relevant to the ESR projects
  • 6 hours of lectures on transferable skills
  • 2 hour induction on the Stardust-R research, training and outreach programmes 

The total estimated training time is estimated to be 100 hours: 40 hours of delivered material and 60 hours of student centred learning on the topics covered at the OTS and the creation of the initial versions of the wiki sessions. This is enough for 5 ECTS credits (4 credits for hard skills, 1 credit for soft skills). 

The first Stardust-R network supervisory board meeting will be held during the OTS.


Technical Programme

This is where information on the Opening Training School programme will become available.

Social Events

Details of the Opening Training School social programme will be posted here.

Venue & Directions

This is where you can find information on the Insight Institute at University of Strathclyde and how to get there.

Travel, Accommodation & Visa

Information on travelling to Glasgow, places to stay and links for further detail on visa requirements can be found here.

Restricted Repository

Presentations and videos from the Opening Training School will be available to Stardust-R personnel here