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NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
851-0111-09LScience in Context Restricted registration - show details
This course is open to PhD students and postdocs of all departments.
The course is part of the Critical Thinking Initiative CTETH
W3 credits2VB. Rubin Lucht, M. Reinhart
851-0587-00LCIS Colloquium Restricted registration - show details
This seminar is open for staff members based at the Center for Comparative and International Studies, CIS.
W2 credits1KF. Schimmelfennig
851-0624-00LResearch for Development (R4D) PhD Seminar Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 15.
W1 credit1KI. Günther, C. Humphrey
853-0726-00LHistory II: Global (Anti-Imperialism and Decolonisation, 1919-1975)W3 credits2VH. Fischer-Tiné
851-0732-03LIntellectual Property: An Introduction Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 150

Particularly suitable for students of D-ARCH, D-BIOL, D-CHAB, D-INFK, D-ITET, D-MAVT, D- MATL, D-MTEC.
W2 credits2VS. Bechtold, M. Schonger
851-0587-01LCIS Doctoral Colloquium Restricted registration - show details
Only for PhD students of CIS
W2 credits3KUniversity lecturers
851-0252-04LBehavioral Studies Colloquium Information W0 credits2KU. Brandes, V. Amati, H.‑D. Daniel, D. Helbing, C. Hölscher, M. Kapur, R. Schubert, C. Stadtfeld, E. Stern
851-0252-01LHuman-Computer Interaction: Cognition and Usability Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30.

Particularly suitable for students of D-ITET
W3 credits2SC. Hölscher, I. Barisic, H. Zhao
851-0252-03LDesign Studio in Spatial Cognition Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40

Particularly suitable for students of D-ARCH
W3 credits2SV. Schinazi, C. Hölscher, Y. Park
851-0252-05LResearch Seminar Cognitive Science Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisite: Participants should be involved in research in the cognitive science group.
W1 credit2SC. Hölscher, V. Schinazi, T. Thrash
862-0096-00LTheoretical Philosophy Work in Progress Seminar Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Only for History and Philosophy of Knowledge MSc and DGESS PhD students.
W3 credits1Sto be announced
851-0252-06LIntroduction to Social Networks: Theory, Methods and Applications
This course is intended for students interested in data analysis and with basic knowledge of inferential statistics.
W3 credits2GC. Stadtfeld, T. Elmer, A. Vörös
860-0017-00LArgumentation and Science Communication Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 10.

STP Students have priority.
W6 credits3GA. Wenger, C. J. Baumberger, M. Dunn Cavelty, C. Elhardt
151-0906-00LFrontiers in Energy Research Information Restricted registration - show details
This course is only for doctoral students.
W2 credits2SC. Schaffner
851-0735-16LStart Ups ans TaxesW2 credits2SP. Pamini
851-0252-10LProject in Behavioural Finance Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40

Particularly suitable for students of D-MTEC
W3 credits2SS. Andraszewicz, C. Hölscher, D. Kaszás
851-0588-00LIntroduction to Game Theory Information Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Number of participants limited to 400

Particularly suitable for students of D-INFK, D-MATH
W3 credits2VH. Nax, D. Helbing
851-0105-01LCross-Cultural Competences Arab World Information W3 credits2VE. Youssef-Grob
860-0022-00LComplexity and Global Systems Science Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 64.

Prerequisites: solid mathematical skills.

Particularly suitable for students of D-ITET, D-MAVT and ISTP
W3 credits2VD. Helbing, N. Antulov-Fantulin
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851-0101-63LFrom Colonisation to Globalisation. New Perspectives on The Global History of SwitzerlandW3 credits2SB. Schär, P. Krauer
851-0586-03LApplied Network Science Restricted registration - show details
Number of participant limited to 20
W3 credits2SU. Brandes
851-0586-02LThe Spectacles of MeasurementW3 credits3GU. Brandes
851-0125-79LBruno Latour's Modes of Existence: A Philosophical Approach to Science and Society Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30
W3 credits2SR. Wagner
851-0125-80LEditing a Historical Scientific Manuscript (Personal Project Pilot Course) Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 10.

This course is based on personal project supervision
W3 credits2SR. Wagner
851-0101-61LSociety, Politics and Entertainment Technology: Popular Indian Cinema as a Lens on Historical Change Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 25.
W1 credit1UH. Fischer-Tiné
851-0101-62LBollywood and Beyond: A History of Indian Cinema In The 20th CenturyW3 credits2VH. Fischer-Tiné
851-0549-18LFactory, Laboratory, or Plattform? Organizing High Performance Computing Since The 1960s. Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40
W3 credits2SD. Gugerli, R. Wichum
851-0551-13LColloquium for Master and Ph.D. Students History of Technology (FS 2019)W2 credits1KD. Gugerli
851-0125-72LHistory of Planetary Computations In The Premodern WorldW3 credits2VS. Hirose
851-0739-01LBuilding a Robot Judge: Data Science For the Law
Particularly suitable for students of D-INFK, D-ITET, D-MTEC
W3 credits2VE. Ash
851-0158-12LScience And The New Right Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 50
W3 credits2SN. Guettler, M. Wulz, F. Grütter, M. Stadler
851-0158-11LThe Alps in The Early Modern Period, 1500-1800 (Research and Writing Lab) Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 20
W3 credits2ST. Asmussen
851-0157-99LIgnorance in The SciencesW3 credits2SN. El Kassar
851-0158-13LEcology and Environmentalism Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40

Particularly suitable for students of D-ERDW, D-HEST, D-USYS, D-BIOL
W3 credits2SN. Guettler
851-0125-78LNon-Conceptual Thinking: Philosophy As LiteratureW3 credits2SM. Hampe, A. Kilcher
851-0300-60LFranz Kafka. Modernism's Literary KnowledgeW3 credits2VA. Kilcher
851-0158-14LLife -- A Critical Instruction ManualW3 credits2SM. Hagner
851-0158-16LCold War Epistemology Reconsidered in a Global ContextW3 credits2SV. Wolff
851-0158-15LThe Human Between Deficiency And Cyborg. Trans- And Posthumanistic Visions
Particularly suitable for student of D-HEST, D-INFK, D-ITET
Number of participants limited to 50
W3 credits2SK. Liggieri
851-0148-00LIntroduction to Philosophy: Prophets, Judges, Fools, and HealersW3 credits2VM. Hampe
851-0125-81LHow Free Are We? Philosophical Theories on Freedom and Determinism
Particularly suitable for students of D-BIOL, D-HEST, D-INFK, D-CHAB, D-HEST, D-PHYS
W3 credits2GL. Wingert
851-0157-31LScience in the 20th CenturyW3 credits2VM. Hagner
851-0145-07L"Waldeinsamkeit" - Wilderness and Individualism Restricted registration - show details
Particularly suitable for students of D-MTEC, D-USYS, D-ERDW
Number of participants limited to 26
W3 credits2SS. Baier
851-0549-19LArtificial Intelligence. A Genealogy Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Number of participants limited to 20
W3 credits2S
851-0301-17LGerman RomanticismW3 credits2VC. Jany
851-0346-08LThe Body In 19th Century Italian Culture Between Poetry and Visual ArtW3 credits2VN. Lorenzini
851-0252-18LSociological Analysis Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30
W2 credits2SP. Block
851-0144-25LPuzzles, Paradoxes, and the Foundations of ThoughtW3 credits2VD. Proudfoot
851-0144-19LPhilosophy of Time
Does not take place this semester.
Particularly suitable for students of D-BIOL, D-INFK, D-MATH, D-PHYS
W3 credits2Vto be announced
851-0000-01LResearch Data Management Summer School 2019 Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40

Only for PhD Students and Postdocs of the ETH Domain
W2 credits4SM. M. Ziehmer, A. Petrus
851-0253-05LAesthetics Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40
W2 credits2SK. Stocker
851-0516-05LMobility and the Border: Migration and Control between Mexico and the USA, 19th– 21st Century Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30
W3 credits2SS. M. Scheuzger
851-0549-20LCattle Commodities. Animal-Men-Machine Interaction between Oxcart and Butchery, Lab and Factory Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40
W3 credits2SG. Hürlimann
862-0004-08LResearch Colloquium Philosophy for Master Students and PhD (FS 2019) Restricted registration - show details
For MAGPW and PhD students of D-GESS only.
Personal registration required to Prof. Wingert.
W2 credits1KL. Wingert, M. Hampe, R. Wagner
862-0078-07LResearch Colloquium. Extra-European History and Global History (FS 2019)
For PhD students and postdoctoral researchers. Masterstudents are welcome.
W2 credits1KH. Fischer-Tiné, M. Dusinberre
862-0089-04LAdvanced Colloquium in Literary Studies (FS 2019) Restricted registration - show details
Colloquium is designed for advanced and graduated students.
W2 credits1KA. Kilcher
851-0252-19LApplied Generalized Linear ModelsW3 credits2VV. Amati
851-0334-10LLiterature in the Mirror of ArtsW3 credits2VG. Macé
851-0739-02LBuilding a Robot Judge: Data Science for the Law (Course Project)
This is the optional course project for "Building a Robot Judge: Data Science for the Law."

Please register only if attending the lecture course or with consent of the instructor.

Some programming experience in Python is required, and some experience with text mining is highly recommended.
W2 credits2VE. Ash