MAS.552 City Science


Class Info

Focuses on architectural and mobility interventions that respond to changing patterns of living, working, and transport. Emphasizes mass-customized housing, autonomous parking, charging infrastructure, and shared-use networks of lightweight electric vehicles (LEVs). Students work in small teams and are lead by researchers from the Changing Places group. Projects focus on the application of these ideas to case study cities and may include travel. Invited guests from academia and industry participate. Repeatable for credit with permission of instructor.

This class has no prerequisites.

MAS.552 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by K. Larson and R. Chin.

Lecture occurs 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM on Thursdays in E15-466.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the Spring 2017 Media Arts and Sciences Course List — MIT Media Lab site or on the MAS.552 Stellar site.

MIT MAS.552 City Science Related Textbooks
MIT MAS.552 City Science On The Web
Spring 2017 Media Arts and Sciences Course List — MIT Media Lab

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