ESD.34 System Architecture


Class Info

Covers principles and methods for technical System Architecture. Presents a synthetic view including: the resolution of ambiguity to identify system goals and boundaries; the creative process of mapping form to function; and the analysis of complexity and methods of decomposition and re-integration. Industrial speakers and faculty present examples from various industries. Heuristic and formal methods are presented. Restricted to SDM students.

This class has no prerequisites.

ESD.34 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by B. Cameron and E. F. Crawley.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

In the Fall 2013 Subject Evaluations, ESD.34 was rated 4.6 out of 7.0. You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the System Architecture site.

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