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SPST425 - Satellite and Spacecraft Systems


Orbital satellites and spacecraft are discussed according to their application, design and environment. The power system, shielding and communication systems are reviewed along with their missions, space environment and limitations. This course elaborates on Space Station flight operations, its supporting elements and planned systems. Students will study commercial applications, logistical support, maintenance and servicing design concepts. (Prerequisite: SPST200 or SPST300)





Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
08/27/18 - 02/01/19 02/04/19 - 03/31/19 Winter 2019 Session I - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: Understanding Space, 3rd Ed - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9780073407753
Publication Info: McGraw-Hill
Author: Sellers
Unit Cost: $96.44
Electronic ISBN: 9781259215209
Electronic Unit Cost: $35.00