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SPST619 - The Psychology and Physiology of Space


CORE COURSE: A review of the major stresses, tensions, and other physical and mental issues experienced by humans on entering in and living in space. Case studies from manned flights and other research will be provided. Students will study how the mental and physical issues may be addressed for future increased human activity in space. Prereq: SPST500 and SPST501





Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: Fundamentals of Space Medicine, 2nd ed. (Hard copy not available from the APUS Bookstore, please try other sources.)
ISBN: 9781441999047
Publication Info: Springer
Author: Gilles Clement
Unit Cost: $201.39
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: Space Physiology- ebook available through the APUS Online Library
ISBN: 9780195137255
Publication Info: Oxford University Press
Author: Buckey, Jay
Unit Cost: $80.40
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A