SS1810 Thesis Proposal Preparation

The course is designed to support Space Systems Operations and Engineering students in the selection of a topic for thesis research culminating in the development of their thesis proposal. The course is given in the Pass/Fail mode, evaluated by the submission of an approved thesis proposal and presentation of thesis quad charts by the end of the quarter. 


For 366 - Space Systems Operations students completing their third quarter, 591 - Space Systems Engineering Students completing their fifth quarter or by consent of Academic Associate.

Lecture Hours


Lab Hours


Quarter Offered

  • As Required


  1. Select a topic for thesis research and submit a completed thesis proposal.
  2. Understand the thesis writing and approval process.
  3. Gain familiarity with resources available at NPS to support the thesis research process.