# 10 Classes (120 Units)

**7.012**(12),

**8.02**(12),

**9.00**(12),

**18.01A**(12),

**18.02**(12),

**18.700**(12),

**21A.461**(12),

**21G.701**(12),

**21M.301**(12),

**21M.302**(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 on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Introduction to Biology site or on the 7.012 Stellar site.

# 8.02 Physics II

Introduction to electromagnetism and electrostatics: electric charge, Coulomb's law, electric structure of matter; conductors and dielectrics. Concepts of electrostatic field and potential, electrostatic energy. Electric currents, magnetic fields and Ampere's law. Magnetic materials. Time-varying fields and Faraday's law of induction. Basic electric circuits. Electromagnetic waves and Maxwell's equations. Subject taught using the TEAL (Technology Enabled Active Learning) studio format which utilizes small group interaction and current technology to help students develop intuition about, and conceptual models of, physical phenomena.

This class has 8.01, and 18.01 as prerequisites.

8.02 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by N. Gedik and M. Tegmark.

Lecture occurs 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 32-082.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the http://www.google.com/search?&q=MIT+%2B+8.02&btnG=Google+Search&inurl=https site or on the 8.02 Stellar site.

# 9.00 Introduction to Psychological Science

A survey of the scientific study of human nature, including how the mind works, and how the brain supports the mind. Topics include the mental and neural bases of perception, emotion, learning, memory, cognition, child development, personality, psychopathology, and social interaction. Consideration of how such knowledge relates to debates about nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self, and society.

This class has no prerequisites.

9.00 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by J. D. Gabrieli.

Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 32-123.

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

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Introduction to Psychology site or on the 9.00 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 Calculus 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 on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Multivariable Calculus 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 on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Linear Algebra 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 on MIT OpenCourseWare at the What is Capitalism? site or on the 21A.461 Stellar site.

# 21G.701 Spanish I

For students with no previous knowledge of Spanish. Introduction to understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Spanish. Maximal use of fundamentals of grammar in active communication. Audio- and video-based language laboratory program coordinated with and supplemented to class work. For graduate credit see 21G.751. Limited to 18 per section.

This class has no prerequisites.

21G.701 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by Consult L. Soto.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in 16-676.

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

You can find more information at the Spanish I site or on the 21G.701 Stellar site.

# 21M.301 Harmony and Counterpoint I

Covers basic writing skills in music of the common-practice period (Bach to Brahms). Regular written assignments lead to the composition of short pieces. Analyzes representative works from the literature, keyboard laboratory, and sight-singing choir. Students should have experience reading music. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

21M.301 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by E. Ruehr, W. Cutter, K. Salfelder, M. Harvey, E. Ruehr and K. Salfelder.

Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 4-364.

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 Harmony and Counterpoint I site or on the 21M.301 Stellar site.

# 21M.302 Harmony and Counterpoint II

A continuation of 21M.301, including chromatic harmony and modulation, a more extensive composition project, keyboard laboratory, and musicianship laboratory. Limited to 20 per section.

This class has 21M.301 as a prerequisite.

21M.302 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by K. Makan and M. Cuthbert.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Wednesdays in 4-364.

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 Harmony and Counterpoint II site or on the 21M.302 Stellar site.