Course detail

Aerospace Excursion

FEKT-MPA-AEXAcad. year: 2022/2023

In five days, students visit companies and organizations in Prague (VZLU, Air Navigation Services of the Czech Republic), Kadaň (OHB CzechSpace), Weßling (DLR), Darmstadt (ESA) and other locations. At the end, students work out a brief proposal to associate selected partners into an international project for solving a specific task.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The graduate is able to propose an association of selected partners into an international project for solving a specific task.


All compulsory courses of the first year of MPA-SAP have to be passed.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

After presenting a consortium proposal, a credit is granted to a student.

Course curriculum

Days 1, 2: Prague
Day 3: Kadaň
Day 4: Weßling
Day 5: Darmstadt
- Proposing a consortium of an international project
- Presenting the proposal

Work placements

Not applicable.


In frame of the seminar, students visit selected companies and organizations which are active in field of space applications.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Evaluation of activities is specified by a regulation, which is issued by the lecturer responsible for the course annually.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

-, This is ESA: the European Space Egency. ESA: 2021. (EN)
-, One ESA: the European Space Egency. ESA: 2020. (EN)

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MPA-SAP Master's, 2. year of study, summer semester, compulsory

Type of course unit


Field trip

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer