STS.028 Seven Wonders of the Engineering World


Class Info

Uses case studies to take a broad-ranging look at seven major engineering achievements in world history. Examines the nature of engineering as a source of knowledge production/application, how it reflects the cultural settings in which it emerges, and how it changes as it enters different cultural and economic settings. Includes weekly reflection papers. Achievements covered vary from term to term. Limited to 20.

This class has no prerequisites.

STS.028 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by M. R. Smith.

Lecture occurs 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Tuesdays in 14N-112.

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

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