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Science & Technology Studies

As a science & technology studies major, you’ll explore the social and cultural aspects of science and technology and be encouraged to ask informed and penetrating questions about the social forces that shape science and technology, the limits of scientific authority and the role of technology in modern life.

Sample Courses

  • What is Science
  • Science in the American Polity, 1960 to Now
  • Gender and Technology
  • Communication, Environment, Science & Health

Students went off to

  • Study intellectual property law at George Washington Law School
  • Work for IBM as a business consultant
  • Manage digital instruction and learning at WGBH/Boston

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