科学技術政策研究：政治学系(Governance of Space Activities)
This course aims to raise awareness on the critical role of space technology in our daily lives and the important implications it has on domestic policymaking and international relations.
The first part of the course, titled “Space and Society”, provides an overview of major space technologies and their applications. It then demonstrates how space assets have become a critical infrastructure on which advanced societies are over-reliant, and the hazards and threats that they are facing.
The second part of course delves into political science and international relations. It addresses the various approaches to space policymaking, the structure of international relations in outer space and the major challenges ahead for the space sector.