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Human Spaceflight - An introduction

This applied science course introduces aspects of human spaceflight, including the various environmental, medical and technical challenges of space travel.

Join Christer Fuglesang, Director of KTH Space Center, and European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut, during this 5-week course in which Christer makes human spaceflight both accessible and engaging. Christer often draws on his own experiences as an astronaut which include two Space Shuttle missions and five spacewalks.

Special thank you to Sciss for the use of the Uniview™ real-time virtual planetarium software.

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Rating 4.7 based on 4 ratings
Length 5 weeks
Effort 2 - 3 hours per week
Starts Jan 23 (305 weeks ago)
Cost $49
From KTH Royal Institute of Technology, KTHx via edX
Instructors Christer Fuglesang, Laura Klicker, Agnes Gårdebäck, Michelle Wang, Eloi Crété
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Language English
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Rating 4.7 based on 4 ratings
Length 5 weeks
Effort 2 - 3 hours per week
Starts Jan 23 (305 weeks ago)
Cost $49
From KTH Royal Institute of Technology, KTHx via edX
Instructors Christer Fuglesang, Laura Klicker, Agnes Gårdebäck, Michelle Wang, Eloi Crété
Download Videos On all desktop and mobile devices
Language English
Tags Engineering

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