Space Systems Design - ZEIT8008

Faculty: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

School: School of Engineering & Information Technology @ UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Course Outline: ZEIT8008 Course Outline

Campus: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Career: Postgraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 2

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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This course examines the design of space systems, including both ground and space segments. It covers issues such as astrodynamics, satellite subsystems, satellite propulsion, satellite attitude determination and control, aerospace structures and satellite integration. It concludes by examining systems aspects of space applications, such as communications, navigation and remote sensing.

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