Undergraduate Class Schedule


Fall 2012  | Spring 2013

Subject
Number

Title & Info

Day & Time

Instructor

STS.003
CI-H

The Rise of Modern Science

HASS-D/5, HASS-H, 3-0-9

Tues/ Thurs 2:30-4

Hanna Rose Shell, Chris Phillips

STS.010
CI-H

Neuroscience and Society

HASS-D/4, HASS-S, 3-0-9

Lec: Mon/ Wed 1-2
Rec: Fri 11-12, or 12-1, or 1-2

Natasha Schüll

STS.027J/
21H.205J

The Civil War and the Emergence of Modern America: 1861-1890

HASS-H, 3-0-9

Thurs 7-10 PM

Merritt Roe Smith

STS.032
CI-H

Energy, Environment, and Society

HASS-H, 3-0-9

Tues/ Thurs 11-12:30

Clapperton Mavhunga

STS.034
CI-H

Science Communication: A Practical Guide

HASS-H, 3-0-9

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Mon/ Wed 11-12:30
* First day of class: Sept. 10 *

John Durant

STS.043

Technology and Self: Science, Tech, & Memoir

HASS-S, 2-0-7

Tues 1-3

Sherry Turkle

STS.044

Technology and Self: Things and Thinking

HASS-S, 2-0-7

Tues 3-5

Sherry Turkle

STS.048

African Americans in Science, Technology and Medicine

HASS-H, 3-0-9

Tues 7-10 PM

Kenneth Manning

STS.064J/
21A.550J

DV Lab: Documenting Science through Video and New Media

HASS-S, 3-3-12

Lec: Wed 1-4
Lab: Fri 1-4

Chris Walley, Chris Boebel

STS.071J/
21A.801J/
EC.702J

Cross-Cultural Investigations: Technology and Development

HASS-S, 3-0-9

Tues/Thurs 9:30-11

Heather Paxson

STS.072J/
17.475J

Nuclear Forces and Missile Defenses

HASS-S, 3-0-9

Mon 11-2

Theodore Postol

STS.076J/
17.477J

Technology and Policy of Weapons Systems

HASS-S, 3-0-9

Wed 11-2

Theodore Postol

STS.082J/
17.309J/ ESD.082J

Science, Technology, and Public Policy

HASS-S, 4-0-8

Mon/Wed 1-2:30

Ken Oye

STS.085/ 6.805

Ethics and the Law on the Electronic Frontier

HASS-S, 3-0-9

Thurs 2-5

Hal Abelson, Mike Fischer, Danny Weitzner

STS.091

Critical Issues in STS

HASS-E, 2-0-10

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Tues 11-1

Rosalind Williams

STS majors and minors: Please note that STS.091 Critical Issues in STS (formerly Capstone Seminar in STS Studies I) will NOT be offered in the spring semester, so students graduating in spring or summer 2013 need to take it in fall 2012.

For classroom information, click on the subject titles.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Building E51-163
617-253-4062
stsprogram@mit.edu