STS.035 Exhibiting Science


Class Info

Project-based seminar covers key topics in museum communication, including science learning in informal settings, the role of artifacts and interactives, and exhibit evaluation. Students work on a term-long project, organized around the design, fabrication, and installation of an original multimedia exhibit about current scientific research at MIT. Culminates with the project's installation in the MIT Museum's Mark Epstein Innovation Gallery. Limited to 20; preference to students who have taken STS.034.

This class has no prerequisites.

STS.035 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by J. Durant.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Mondays in 10-150.

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

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the The History of Computing site or on the STS.035 Stellar site.

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