International Space Law
2018/2019, Semester 1
Modular Credits: LL4320 ( 4 ) / LL5320 ( 4 ) / LL6320 ( 4 )
Globally, space-derived products and services combine assets and annual revenues in excess of USD350 billion. The year-on-year growth of the space economy is 9%, three times that of the global economy. This course discusses the international law regulating the use of, and activities in, outer space. It will examine issues such as State responsibility, liability for damage, and environmental protection. It will then debate the law relating to various space sectors such as telecommunications, navigation, military and dual use, resource management, and human spaceflight.
NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or equivalent.
LL4320V/LL5320V/LL6320V International Space Law
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