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 be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by A. Masic.

Lecture occurs 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 1-273.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits.

You can find more information at the ONE-MA3 - MIT CEE site or on the 1.057 Stellar site.

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