Space Applications

AER10001 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn

Duration

  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 12 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods

Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 2

Dates:
31 Jul 23 - 29 Oct 23

Results:
5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

Census:
31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Sep 23


Aims and objectives

This unit of study aims to provide you with an understanding of the different types of end-user Australian space applications such as research, communications and defence and recognize the importance of collaboration at the domestic and international level. Students will gain an understanding of the different types of end-user Australian space applications such as research, communications and defence and recognize the importance of collaboration at the domestic and international level.
 
Unit Learning Outcomes: Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
  • Identify key stakeholders within the Australian space industry ecosystem and relationships between those key stakeholders
  • Discuss and debate current opportunities within national and international space industries for entrepreneurs and researchers
  • Apply knowledge of the space industry ecosystem to a relevant context
  • Describe the space environment within our solar system and the fundamental principles which affect the design of space systems
  • Appraise the types of space applications which are essential for modern society, their operation and use