Space Orientation For Educators
Call for Future Dates: 256.824.2808
ED 532 / SPA 532 - 3.0 Graduate Credit Hours | Graduate Tuition


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Build on the knowledge and experience you gain as a part of the Space Academy for Educators® and earn graduate credit by attending this follow-on graduate course offered by The University of Alabama in Huntsville.

The online course will provide you a formal framework for reflection and the development of lesson plans to adapt your new expertise in space science into effective and exciting methods for classroom implementation and discovery.

  • College of Education- ED 532*
  • College of Science- SPA 532*

* Prerequisite: Participation in a academic year session of the Space Academy for Educators®.


The graduate course includes the following two primary assignments and grading model:

Reflection Website - Participants will develop a website that incorporates experiences in the workshops, tours, or missions from camp.
Weekly Discussions - Participants will discuss topics related to their camp experiences with other educators in the course.
Development of Lesson Plans - Enhance lesson plans received from camp to create stimulating methods for the classroom.

Course activities are correlated with STEM related curricula developed at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center.

Register early to provide adequate time for receiving your transcripts and processing the application.

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  • Apply for Non-Degree Graduate Status at UAH.
      • Submit form and attach Unofficial Transcript with Degree Statement.
      • UAH will evaluate and issue admission notification.
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  • Phone 256.824.2808 for registration and to pay tuition fee.
    Admission notification is required prior to registering.

  • Participate in online Graduate Course ED 532 / SPA 532 Session
    Choose from session dates listed below - indicate ED or SPA course preference:
      • Call for Future Dates: 256.824.2808

If you have questions, please phone 256.824.2808 or email