# 5 Classes (60 Units)

**7.012**(12),

**18.01A**(12),

**18.02**(12),

**18.700**(12),

**21A.461**(12)

# 7.012 Introductory Biology

Exploration into areas of current research in molecular and cell biology, immunology, neurobiology, human genetics, biochemistry, and evolution. Enrollment limited to seating capacity of classroom. Admittance may be controlled by lottery.

This class has no prerequisites.

7.012 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by E. Lander and R. Weinberg.

Lecture occurs 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in 26-100.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the http://www.google.com/search?&q=MIT+%2B+7.012&btnG=Google+Search&inurl=https site or on the 7.012 Stellar site.

# 18.01A Calculus

Six-week review of one-variable calculus, emphasizing material not on the high-school AB syllabus: integration techniques and applications, improper integrals, infinite series, applications to other topics, such as probability and statistics, as time permits. Prerequisites: one year of high-school calculus or the equivalent, with a score of 5 on the AB Calculus test (or the AB portion of the BC test, or an equivalent score on a standard international exam), or equivalent college transfer credit, or a passing grade on the first half of the 18.01 advanced standing exam.

This class has no prerequisites.

18.01A will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by D. Maulik.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in E25-111.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the http://www.google.com/search?&q=MIT+%2B+18.01A&btnG=Google+Search&inurl=https site or on the 18.01A Stellar site.

# 18.02 Calculus

Calculus of several variables. Vector algebra in 3-space, determinants, matrices. Vector-valued functions of one variable, space motion. Scalar functions of several variables: partial differentiation, gradient, optimization techniques. Double integrals and line integrals in the plane; exact differentials and conservative fields; Green's theorem and applications, triple integrals, line and surface integrals in space, Divergence theorem, Stokes' theorem; applications.

This class has 18.01 as a prerequisite.

18.02 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by J. W. Bush.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 26-100.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the http://www.google.com/search?&q=MIT+%2B+18.02&btnG=Google+Search&inurl=https site or on the 18.02 Stellar site.

# 18.700 Linear Algebra

Vector spaces, systems of linear equations, bases, linear independence, matrices, determinants, eigenvalues, inner products, quadratic forms, and canonical forms of matrices. More emphasis on theory and proofs than in 18.06.

This class has 18.02 as a prerequisite.

18.700 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by G. Oberdieck.

Lecture occurs 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in 4-231.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the http://www.google.com/search?&q=MIT+%2B+18.700&btnG=Google+Search&inurl=https site or on the 18.700 Stellar site.

# 21A.461 What Is Capitalism?

Introduces academic debates on the nature of capitalism, drawing upon the ideas of scholars as diverse as Adam Smith and Karl Marx. Examines anthropological studies of how contemporary capitalism plays out in people's daily lives in a range of geographic and social settings, and implications for how we understand capitalism today. Settings range from Wall Street investment banks to auto assembly plants, from family businesses to consumer shopping malls. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

21A.461 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by C. Walley.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 4-257.

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

You can find more information at the http://www.google.com/search?&q=MIT+%2B+21A.461&btnG=Google+Search&inurl=https site or on the 21A.461 Stellar site.