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SPST503 - Chronology of Space


This course takes an in-depth look at the past and current structure, tasking, goals and objectives of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Emphasis is placed on the roles of the individual research centers, space centers and laboratories that form the NASA organization. The origins and impact of the ‘space race’ are discussed in detail.






Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session
12/31/18 - 05/31/19 06/03/19 - 07/28/19 Spring 2019 Session D - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: Heavens and the Earth: A Political History of the Space Age
ISBN: 9781597404280
Publication Info: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997
Author: McDougall, Walter A
Unit Cost: $79.61
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A