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Course Code: SPST503 Course ID: 3719 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate
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.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|05/25/20 - 10/30/20||11/02/20 - 12/27/20||Fall 2020 Session I||8 Week session|
Upon completion of this course, the student will:
Homework assignments: Homework assignments consist of short answer questions. Your responses should be approximately 250 words per question and should demonstrate mastery of concepts. It is permissible to quote some material in the answer, but the majority of the answer should be in your own words and reflect your own thoughts and understanding.
I understand real world happenings. Try to stay ahead of the assignments so you can stick to the guidelines I set, which I set for you to help you stay on track. However, if you need more time for any reason, ask for it ahead of time, after due dates assignments will be deducted 10 points per day.
|Forum 1||5.00 %|
|Forum 2||5.00 %|
|Forum 3||5.00 %|
|Forum 4||5.00 %|
|Forum 5||5.00 %|
|Forum 6||5.00 %|
|Forum 7||5.00 %|
|Forum 8||5.00 %|
|Research Paper||60.00 %|
|Research Proposal||15.00 %|
|Annotated Bibliography||6.00 %|
|Research Paper||39.00 %|
|Book Title:||The Case for Space: How the Revolution in Spaceflight Opens Up a Future of Limitless Possibility - e-book available in the APUS Online Library|
Not current for future courses.