HPS321H1: Understanding Engineering Practice: From Design to Entrepreneurship

Hours

24S

This course seeks to understand the nature of engineering practice, which comprises complex social, intellectual, and technical actions at various stages from design to entrepreneurship. Building upon the history and social studies of technology, philosophy of engineering, business history, and management science, we introduce ways to analyze such complex actions.

Prerequisite
1.5 credits with any combination of engineering, natural sciences, medical sciences, or commerce courses.
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)
Mode of Delivery
In Class