Subject UPDATES Spring 2019


Check the subject updates for Spring Term 2019 by clicking on the appropriate subject card on this page. These comprise the known changes for subject offerings by the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. For further information about any subject contact the instructor directly.

6.883 Modeling with machine learning: from algorithms to applications
Graduate Level; Units: 12 units (3-0-9); Prereqs: 18.02, 6.006 or equivalent; permission of instructors; limited enrollment; Instructors: Professors Regina Barzily (, Tommi Jaakkola (; Schedule:WF1-2:30, room 24-307;
6.645 Physics and Engineering of Superconducting Qubits
Graduate Level; Units: 3-0-9; Prerequisites: 6.728 or 8.06 or equivalent; Instructors: Professor William Oliver (; Schedule: TR2:30-4, room 3-333
6.S081 Dynamic Computer Language
Undergraduate Level; Units: 4-4-4; Prerequisites: 6.004, 6.031; Instructor Professor Michael Carbin; Schedule: TBD
6.S978 Privacy Legislation in Practice: Law and Technology
Graduate; Prerequisites: Permission of instructor; Units: 2-0-10; Instructors: ProfessorDaniel Weitzner (; Schedule: R3:00-5:0, room 1-390
6.S082/6.888 Hardware Architecture for Deep Learning
Undergraduate AUS /Graduate; Prerequisites 6.003, 6.004; Units: 3-3-6; Instructors: Professors Vivienne Sze and Joel Emer; Schedule: MW11-12:30, room 35-225
6.S897/HST.956 Machine Learning for Healthcare
Graduate Level; Units: 3-0-9; Prereqs: 6.034, 6.036, 6.438, 6.806, 6.867, or 9.520; Instructors: Profs. David Sontag and Peter Szolovits; Schedule: TR2:30-4, room 4-270;