Fall 2020 Graduate Subject Schedule

For a full list of STS graduate subjects, visit the MIT Subject Listing & Schedule.

Subject Units Title Day/Time Room Instructor
STS.260 3-0-9 Introduction to STS Tues/Wed 1:30-3 Virtual
Synchronous
Robin Scheffler
STS.340 3-0-9 Introduction to the History of Technology Mon 2-5 Virtual
Synchronous
David Mindell
STS.360J/21A.829J 3-0-9 Ethnography

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Fri 2-5 Virtual
Synchronous
Michael Fischer, Byron Good, Eric Jacobson
STS.425
(meets with STS.026)
3-0-9 The History of Manufacturing in America Tues 7-10PM Virtual
Synchronous
Merritt Roe Smith
STS.430 3-0-9 Multi-Species Histories of Plant People, Wild and Cultivated (NEW) Wed 4-7 Mostly virtual, synchronous; may have optional in-person component Kate Brown
STS.443 (meets with STS.043) 2-0-7 Technology and Self: Science, Technology, and Memoir

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Tues 1-3 Virtual
Synchronous
Sherry Turkle
STS.444 (meets with STS.044) 2-0-7 Technology and Self: Things and Thinking

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Tues 3-5 Virtual
Synchronous
Sherry Turkle
STS.477J/ 21W.820J 3-0-9 Writing: Science, Technology, and Society Tues 7-10 PM Virtual
Synchronous
Ken Manning
STS.487
(meets with 6.085J/ STS.085J)
3-0-9 Foundations of Information Policy

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Mon/Wed 2-3:30 Virtual
Synchronous
Hal Abelson, Daniel Weitzner, Michael Fischer
STS.S91 3-0-9 Science, Technology and Society: Colonial Encounters, Postcolonial Disorders

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Tues 12-3 Virtual
Synchronous
Michael Fischer, Byron Good, Joseph Gone