1.057 Heritage Science and Technology

Class Info

Interdisciplinary, applied introduction to ancient materials and technology. Students explore materials sustainability and durability from multiple perspectives, using ancient societies, architecture and building materials as time-proven examples of innovation in construction. Involves discussions of peer-reviewed literature and cultural heritage, project formulation, data collection, and data analysis. Culminates in presentation of research project(s), and write-ups of the research in manuscript form.

This class has no prerequisites.

1.057 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by A. Masic.

Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 1-132.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits.

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