STS.007 Technology in History

Class Info

Covers theories of the interactions between historical and technological change; relations between the histories of science and of technology; purported turning points such as the Neolithic, Industrial, and Information Revolutions; case studies from a wide range of times and places; and connections across time and space. Lectures supplemented by student presentations. Frequent writing, rewriting, and small group work. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

STS.007 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by Staff.

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

In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, STS.007 was rated 4.4 out of 7.0. You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Technology in History site or on the STS.007 Stellar site.

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