Sample concentration tracks

As Science and Technology Studies is a versatile discipline, students concentrating in Science and Society are afforded the freedom of choosing courses that best serve their personal academic interests and goals. Concentrators work with an advisor to design a coherent course of study from a variety of disciplines. Students may choose from the following tracks or may design an independent track that revolves around a central concept or question. 

History & Philosophy of Science

Gender & Science

Race, Science, & Ethnicitiy

Health & Medicine

Representing Science in Literature & Culture

Policy, Persuasion, & the Rhetoric of Science

Environment & Society

Independent Focus 

Many students tweak these areas of study into individualized concentration foci. The following tracks are among those that are being pursued by current students and recent alumni.

Zella Oslund '15: History & Philosophy of the Mind Sciences

Danaë Metaxa-Kakavouli '15: Gender & Technology