Space Engineering 1 (AERO2705)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit aims to introduce students to the terminology, technology and current practice in the field of Space Engineering. Course content will include a variety of topics in the area of orbital mechanics, satellite systems and launch requirements. Case studies of current systems will be the focus of this unit.

Further unit of study information

Classes

Lecture 2 hrs/week; Tutorial 2 hrs/week.

Assessment

Through semester assessment (50%) Final Exam (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Assumed knowledge: First Year Maths and basic MATLAB programming skills., (AERO1560 OR MECH1560 OR MTRX1701 OR ENGG1800) AND MATH1001 AND MATH1002 AND MATH1003

Assumed knowledge: First Year Maths and basic MATLAB programming skills.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.