Aerospace Engineering Project 2 (AERO3711)


This unit of study aims to develop deeper practical knowledge in the area of Aerospace systems engineering. Students who take this subject would be interested in developing design skills by working on the sub-system of a real satellite or launch vehicle, autonomous vehicle research, flight simulation research or advanced propulsion systems research.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Meeting, Project Work - own time


Through semester assessment (100%)


Wertz and Larson/Space Mission Analaysis and Design//

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Assumed knowledge

Completed the junior years (first 2 years) of Aero(Space), Mechanical(Space) or Mechatronic(Space) Engineering.

Additional Information

Note 1: A WAM of > 75% is required as well as departmental permission from the Space Engineering coordinator. Note 2: There is a cap on the number of students allowed to do this subject in any one semester- depending on resources available.

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.