MIT11 381 - Infrastructure Systems in Theory and Practice

Description
Examines theories of infrastructure from science and technology studies, history, economics, and anthropology in order to understand the prospects for change for many new and existing infrastructure systems. Examines how these theories are then implemented within systems in the modern city, including but not limited to, energy, water, transportation, and telecommunications infrastructure. Seminar is conducted with intensive group research projects, in-class discussions and debates. Course site: NOURL
Credits
12
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2018
Avg. Class Size
999
Avg. Sections
1