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Doctoral Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences Information
Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
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851-0624-00LETH4D PhD Seminar: Research for Development Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Number of participants limited to 15.
W1 credit1KI. Günther
853-0726-00LHistory II: Global (Anti-Imperialism and Decolonisation, 1919-1975)W3 credits2VB. Schär
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, R. Zingg
851-0587-01LCIS PhD Colloquium
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: 615G930a

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W2 credits1KUniversity lecturers
851-0252-04LBehavioral Studies Colloquium Information Z0 credits2KD. Helbing, U. Brandes, C. Hölscher, M. Kapur, C. Stadtfeld, E. Stern
851-0252-01LHuman-Computer Interaction: Cognition and Usability Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40.

Particularly suitable for students of D-ITET
W3 credits2SC. Hölscher, S. Credé, H. Zhao
851-0252-05LResearch Seminar Cognitive Science Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisite: Participants should be involved in research in the cognitive science group.
W2 credits2SC. Hölscher, S. Andraszewicz
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, U. Brandes
860-0017-00LScience Communication Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 15.

Priority for Science, Technology, and Policy MSc.
W3 credits3GM. Dunn Cavelty, S. Rodriguez Martinez
151-0906-00LFrontiers in Energy Research Information
This course is only for doctoral students.
W2 credits2SC. Schaffner
851-0735-16LStart Ups and Taxes Restricted registration - show details W2 credits2SP. Pamini
851-0252-10LProject in Behavioural Finance Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Number of participants limited to 40

Particularly suitable for students of D-MTEC
W3 credits2SC. Hölscher
851-0105-01LCross-Cultural Competences Arab World Information
Does not take place this semester.
W3 credits2V
860-0022-00LComplexity and Global Systems Science Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 50.

Prerequisites: solid mathematical skills.

Particularly suitable for students of D-ITET, D-MAVT and ISTP
W3 credits2SD. Helbing, S. Mahajan
851-0586-03LApplied Network Science: Sports Networks Restricted registration - show details
Number of participant limited to 20
W3 credits2SU. Brandes
851-0739-01LSequencing Legal DNA: NLP for Law and Political Economy
Particularly suitable for students of D-INFK, D-ITET, D-MTEC
W3 credits2VE. Ash
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
851-0739-02LSequencing Legal DNA: NLP for Law and Political Economy (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
851-0586-02LThe Spectacles of MeasurementW3 credits2VU. Brandes
851-0252-08LEvidence-Based Design: Methods and Tools For Evaluating Architectural Design Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40

Particularly suitable for students of D-ARCH
W3 credits2SM. Gath Morad, C. Hölscher, C. Veddeler
851-0253-07LConsciousness Studies Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40.
W2 credits2SK. Stocker
851-0254-00LNetwork Science Project
Does not take place this semester.
It is advisable to take at least one of 851-0252-06 Introduction to Social Networks, 851-0252-15 Network Analysis, or 851-0252-13 Network Modeling beforehand.

Proficiency in programming and data analysis are helpful but can be compensated for by a firm understanding of the foundations relevant for the particular study.
W3 credits2PU. Brandes, C. Stadtfeld
862-0078-09LResearch Colloquium. Extra-European History and Global History (FS 2020)
Does not take place this semester.
For PhD students and postdoctoral researchers. Masterstudents are welcome.
W2 credits1KH. Fischer-Tiné, M. Dusinberre
851-0745-00LEthics Workshop: The Impact of Digital Life on Society Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30.

Open to all Master level / PhD students.
W2 credits2SE. Vayena, A. Blasimme, C. Brall, F. Gille, M. Schneider, J. Sleigh
860-0033-00LBig Data for Public Policy Information Restricted registration - show details
Only for Master students and PhD students.
W+3 credits2GE. Ash, M. Guillot
851-0648-00LMachine Learning for Global Development Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 24

Prerequisite: Students on BSc or MSc level who have already successfully participated in a data science and programming course.
W3 credits2GJ. D. Wegner, L. Hensgen, A. Rom
851-0252-14LIntroduction to Methods in Learning Sciences
Course registration targeted at students interested in learning sciences research and higher education. Language of performance assessment will be English.
W+2 credits2SM. Kapur, V. Gashaj, T. Sinha
851-0080-00LNew Forms and Contents in Nonfiction Writing Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30.
W3 credits2SW. Eilenberger
862-0004-12LResearch Colloquium Philosophy for Master Students and PhD (FS 2021) 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
862-0088-08LResearch Colloquium Science Studies (FS 2021) Restricted registration - show details
For master students only with a personal invitation.
W2 credits1KM. Hagner
862-0089-08LAdvanced Colloquium in Literary Studies (FS 2021) Restricted registration - show details
Colloquium is designed for advanced and graduated students.
W2 credits1KA. Kilcher
851-0347-00LThe Worlds of LiteratureW+3 credits2VD. Eribon
851-0348-00LThe Italian Nation from Risorgimento to Fascism: Images, Symbols, StructuresW+3 credits2VA. M. Banti
851-0008-00LBan on Alcohol and Science: A Global History of Prohibition 1918-1939 Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
W3 credits2S
851-0000-01LResearch Data Management Summer School Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 25.

Only for PhD Students and Postdocs of the ETH Domain

To complete the registration, participants have to register in myStudies as well as via the ETH Event Services. The registration link will be available from 15 January 2021 on the Summer School web-page:
Link.
W+2 credits4SM. M. Ziehmer, J. Dederke
851-0182-00LFrom Economy to Mathematics and Back: A History of Interactions Restricted registration - show details W+3 credits2SR. Wagner
851-0198-00LPhilosophy of Psychiatry Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
W+3 credits2V
851-0610-00LThe Role of Finance in Tackling Climate Change Restricted registration - show details
Primarily suited for Master and PhD students.
W+3 credits2VB. Steffen, F. M. Egli, A. Stünzi
851-0526-00LProducing Emptiness and Working with Nothing. Vacuum Technology in the 20th Century Restricted registration - show details W+3 credits2SD. Gugerli, R. Delucchi
851-0173-00LHistory of Formal Logic: The Emergence of Boolean Logic Restricted registration - show details W+3 credits2VJ. L. Gastaldi
851-0174-00LRebooting AI: Human and Social Aspects of Artificial Intelligence Restricted registration - show details
Suitable only for MA and PhD students
W3 credits2GJ. L. Gastaldi, O. Del Fabbro, A. Nardo, D. Trninic
851-0009-00LThe 'Dutch East Indies' and Science in German Speaking Europe, c. 1800-1950 Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2SB. Schär, M. Ligtenberg
851-0252-19LApplied Generalized Linear ModelsW3 credits2VV. Amati
851-0010-00LGlobal Histories of the Anthropocene Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2ST. Bartoletti
851-0197-00LMedieval and Early Modern Science and PhilosophyW3 credits2VE. Sammarchi
851-0282-00LOn ClosureW3 credits2SC. Jany
851-0551-17LColloquium for Master and Ph.D. Students History of Technology (FS 2021)W2 credits1KD. Gugerli
851-0649-00LInternational Development EngineeringW1 credit2VI. Günther, A. Rom, K. Shea, E. Tilley
851-0647-00LModel United Nations - International Policy-making Restricted registration - show details W2 credits1SL. Hensgen, F. M. Egli
851-0157-49LWhat is Life? Introdution Into the History of the Life SciencesW3 credits2VM. Hagner
851-0157-74LPhotography Between Science and Art Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 20
W3 credits2SM. Hagner
851-0519-00LDeportation as a Mean of Migration and Population ControlW3 credits2VS. M. Scheuzger
851-0297-00LManipulation in Literature and Cultural HistoryW3 credits2VS. S. Leuenberger
851-0181-00LA New History of Greek Mathematics Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2VR. Wagner
851-0061-00LHistory of Knowledge in the Making (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: 600G132a

Number of participants limited to 15.

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/deadlines.html
W2 credits1SUniversity lecturers