STS.004 Intersections: Science, Technology, and the World


Class Info

Exposes students to multidisciplinary studies in Science, Technology, and Society (STS), using four case studies to illustrate a broad range of approaches to basic principles of STS studies. Case studies vary from year to year, but always include a current MIT event. Other topics are drawn from legal and political conflicts, and arts and communication media. Includes guest presenters, discussion groups, field activities, visual media, and a practicum style of learning. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

STS.004 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by D. Fitzgerald.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 1-375.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-M.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Science, Technology, & World site or on the STS.004 Stellar site.

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