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Beginner Level
Approx. 16 hours to complete
English

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University of Arizona

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University of Florida

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Drexel University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

The Orbital Perspective

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 26 min), 4 readings
3 videos
Orbital Perspective4m
Overview19m
4 readings
The Orbital Perspective – Lessons in Seeing the Big Picture from a Journey of 71 Million Miles: Excerpts from Foreword, Preface and Introduction10m
UN Sustainable Development Agenda10m
UN Sustainable Development Goal 1- No Poverty10m
UN Sustainable Development Goal 2 - Zero Hunger10m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Looking Skyward - Part 1

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 64 min), 3 readings
3 videos
Ron Ted with full tour-HD8m
Recording of Live Discussion 150m
3 readings
The Orbital Perspective – Lessons in Seeing the Big Picture from a Journey of 71 Million Miles: Excerpts from Chapters One & Two10m
UN Sustainable Development Goal 3 - Good Health & Well Being10m
UN Sustainable Development Goal 4 - Quality Education10m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Looking Skyward - Part II

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 64 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Pre-flight Remarks Before the Russian State Commission5m
Recording of Live Discussion 252m
3 readings
The Orbital Perspective – Lessons in Seeing the Big Picture from a Journey of 71 Million Miles: Excerpts from Chapter Three10m
UN Sustainable Development Goal 5 - Gender Equality10m
UN Sustainable Development Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation10m
1 practice exercise
1 - Looking Skyward30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Looking Earthward - Part I

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 120 min), 3 readings
7 videos
Planetary18m
Recording of Live Discussion 31h
STS-124 Postflight Presentation18m
Cupola Corner with Chris Ferguson4m
Cupola Corner with Alexander Samokutyaev8m
Cupola Corner with Satoshi Furukawa4m
3 readings
The Orbital Perspective – Lessons in Seeing the Big Picture from a Journey of 71 Million Miles: Excerpts from Chapters Four & Five10m
UN Sustainable Development Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy10m
UN Sustainable Development Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth10m

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