The following details can also be found in Appendix A of the document “AC 2021 Invitation Letter”.
Day 0: Orientation Day (29th May 2021)
Rounds for Day 1 (7th June 2021)
MCQ – Individual Round
Data Analysis – Team round
In view of the current public health situation, Day 1 is planned to be conducted in the premises of the participating schools. Members of the committee will help to facilitate the competition. Arrangements will be discussed further with the school after registration.
Rounds for Day 1.5 (8th June 2021)
Observation – This round is only for participants from the Senior Category. It will be an inter-school event, so participating schools will only have to send one team of four people regardless of the number of teams sent for other rounds. The team composition may differ from that of other rounds. Schools will not be allowed to use a computerized scope. Necessary arrangements will be made if the school is unable to send an approved telescope.
The observation round is planned to be held at a centralized location. As such, it will be held on a separate day as there is insufficient time for travelling on Day 1.
Rounds for Day 2(12th June 2021)
Finals – There will be final rounds for both categories, namely the Senior Category and Junior Category.
In view of the current public health situation, physical attendance for Day 2 will be for finalists only.