This course builds upon the principles of orbital mechanics and spacecraft design learned in Space 100. Graduates of this course will be able to clearly articulate how satellites, payloads, and constellations are designed to provide specific capabilities. A thorough exploration of the scientific concepts behind the design of various space- based assets include the use of the Electromagnetic Spectrum in remote sensing, frequency allocation and budgets for satellite communications, and the intricacies of precision navigation and timing (PNT). For their final project, the students will design a payload, spacecraft and its associated systems and sub-systems, and constellation for a specific purpose as well as describe the launch and orbital transfer parameters required to ultimately achieve their design.
For more information on ISR University: https://isruniversity.com/
For more information on GSU: https://globalspaceuniversity.org/
Number of Units: 5.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for Commercial/Industry Space professionals, US Military & allied partners.
Directions to Enrolled Participants for University Credit: Submit your Certificate of Completion by email to [email protected] after enrolling for credit and completing the course.
Prerequisites: High School Diploma or equivalent & Some College or bachelor’s degree, AND SP100
Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.
Enrollment Open Through: April 6, 2024 (11:59pm PT)
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