Course Description

Approaches that leverage tools and techniques from complexity science withnegotiation theory for use in solving practical problems with societal relevance.Systems thinking, policy relevance and effective implementation within the contextof nonlinearity, uncertainty, and unpredictability associated with coupled natural,engineered, and human systems. Integration of numbers and narratives to createactionable technological solutions with a problem-driven strategy.Prerequisite: MATH 34 or graduate standingRecommendations: ES 2 or COMP11, Probability and Statistics

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Section Title
Actionable Eng. Diplomacy
Online, fixed date
T, Th
12:00PM to 1:15PM
Feb 02, 2021 to May 04, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Instruction Method
Online / Virtual  
Available for Credit
3 credit(s)
Section Notes

This is a virtual synchronous course that follows the published schedule of course meetings and requires attendance at all sessions. Tufts virtual courses are designed to provide high-quality, flexible, and interactive courses to Tufts and visiting students. For more information about virtual course policies and expectations, please visit https://universitycollege.tufts.edu/online/online-learning.

Basic Enrollment Requirements: Unofficial Transcript – Bachelor’s Degree or progress towards a Bachelor’s Degree + 3.0 GPA.

Instructor Approval: Not Required.

Remission Eligible: Yes; first day of term; all university policies apply.

Refund Policy: Course Policy 1

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