This course introduces students to the history and near future of space travel. Students will explore the possibilities of moon bases, Mars colonies, and visiting the outer planets in our solar system and their moons. Students will also discuss important ethical and legal issues around space exploration, such as asteroid mining and war in space. The course gives an expansive view of the technologies, science, and theories that will make far-fetched dreams into realities during the student’s lifetime.
(23-24) Semester 1
(23-24) Semester 2
Common Core State Standards-ELA
Michigan Center for Career and Technical Education
Next Generation Science Standards