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academic departments

 Subject
Subject Source: Thesaurus for Use in College and University Archives
Scope Note: Administrative units responsible for teaching, research, and learning in a specified field of study

Found in 90 Collections and/or Records:

Course Catalogue of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1865 - 1866

 Digital Record
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1721.3/82466

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Committee on Summer School of Engineering records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080008695022]
Identifier: AC-0231
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains correspondence, memoranda, photographs, and reports relating to the establishment of the summer surveying camp run by the Department of Civil Engineering of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The camp was located in East Machias, Maine and was known informally as "Camp Technology." In addition to records of the committee planning the establishment of the camp, there is also information on the camp's operations in it's first 20 years.
Dates: 1909 - 1932

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Concourse Program records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0459
Scope and Contents The collection comprises records created within the Concourse Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1971 to 1996.
Dates: 1971 - 1996

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics curricula

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0401
Scope and Contents The collection contains examinations and course notes prepared for 16.501 (Aerodynamics of a Compressible Fluid).



Dates: 1914 - 1983

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics student records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0253
Scope and Contents The collection consists of student records kept by the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1920-2009. Undergraduate student folders may contain part of the student application; reports on academic standing, including copies of grades; professors' evaluations; and disciplinary actions. Graduate student folders may contain MIT applications; reports on academic standing, including copies of grades; correspondence with professors about...
Dates: 1920 - 2009

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Applied Biological Science student records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0248
Scope and Contents The collection contains graduate student records including grade transcripts, correspondence about academic performance, and thesis topics kept by the Department of Applied Biological Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1972-1991.
Dates: 1972 - 1991

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Applied Biological Sciences records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0442
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection consists of the administrative records and publications of the Department of Applied Biological Sciences (ABS) and its predecessors at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.Records from the administrative office include correspondence, memos, departmental reports on safety, and lists of faculty and graduate students. Records from the department head's office include faculty meetings with agendas and notes, departmental policies and issues, and files relating to...
Dates: 1960 - 1988

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Architecture curricula

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0475
Scope and Contents of the Collection A notable item in this collection is a document of 1866, Outline of a Course of Architectural Instruction, a pamphlet by William R. Ware, the first professor of architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) It discusses early plans for an architecture curriculum in the beginning years of MIT. The curricula collection was assembled from a variety of sources in the MIT Libraries. More complete information about classes in all years...
Dates: 1866 - 1942

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Architecture faculty records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0411
Scope and Contents This collection contains faculty records kept by the Department of Architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Dates: check

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology student records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0178
Scope and Contents This collection contains student records kept by the Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1941-2008.
Dates: 1941 - 2008

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Business and Engineering Administration records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0114
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection of the records of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Business and Engineering Administration, Course 15. Materials in boxes 1 to 6 were created by Erwin H. Schell, who was the first Business Management faculty member hired, and the first head of department. Schell was hired in 1917 and taught and directed Course 15 until his retirement in 1951. Records in boxes 1 and 2 consist of 17 volumes of outlines, reading lists, examinations, lecture notes and...
Dates: 1916 - 1959

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering curricula

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0122
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains bound student reports from the School of Chemical Engineering Practice stations (1917-1961), and photograph albums from the school's Mt. Katahdin trips (1930-1935) and other activities (1958-1972). Bound volumes of materials used in department classes include course descriptions and schedules; class handouts; problem sets and solutions; copies of quizzes, project assignments, and reports; and evaluation forms. There is also some information about department participation...
Dates: 1903 - 1992

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering faculty and staff personnel records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0444
Scope and Contents The collection consists of personnel records of faculty and some academic staff kept by the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1968-1992. Materials includes letters of appointment, salary information, curricula vitae, correspondence, writings and publications, and termination forms.
Dates: 1968 - 1992

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering student records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0322
Scope and Contents The collection consists of undergraduate and graduate student records kept by the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1922-2013. Undergraduate records include grade transcripts and correspondence about academic requirements and performance. Graduate records also include applications and information about theses.
Dates: 1922 - 2013

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0184
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection has two series. Series 1 is administrative records. Series 2 includes building plans for and a booklet about the River Hydraulics Laboratory and specifications for the Hydrodynamics Laboratory.
Dates: 1928 - 2010

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering curricula

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0215
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains course notes for the Civil Engineering Department of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The bulk of the material dates from 1890 through 1917, including notes for courses on hydraulics and theory of structures (George Swain), stereotomy and warped surfaces (Dwight Porter), highways (Frederick E. Foss), and railroad engineering.
Dates: 1890 - 1978

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0494
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection includes correspondence, memos, reports, clippings, photographs, and audio and video cassettes pertaining to the administrative functions of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences.
Dates: 1941 - 1998; 2018 - Ongoing

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences student records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0472
Scope and Contents This collection comprises student records maintained by the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Student records in the collection were for undergraduate and graduate students that graduated between 1947 and 1996. Official student records are maintained by the Office of the Registrar.
Dates: 1947 - 1996

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Economics records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0394
Scope and Contents of the Collection Most of the records were created while Robert Lyle Bishop (1958-1964) and Edgar Cary Brown (1964-1982) were heads of the department. The collection contains correspondence, plans, reports, and studies on affirmative action; and information about department committees, changes in the graduate and undergraduate curricula, and visiting committees. Included is a department history with lists of all faculty and student evaluations of courses. Also included is Brown's correspondence with the American...
Dates: 1947

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Economics student records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0431
Scope and Contents This collection consists of student records kept by the Department of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1965-1985.
Dates: 1965 - 1985

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science curricula

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0484
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection contains a catalog of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) library, course and lecture notes, syllabi, and problem sets and answer keys, often prepared by instructors and privately printed. Also included are video recordings of 6.001, the Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs.
Dates: 1893 - 2014

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0547
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection includes information on the PDP-1 computer, as well as general information about the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Electrical Engineering in the form of memos, publications, lists, graphs, statistics, forms, and correspondence. Recordings of seminars and colloquiums sponsored by the department from 1996, and 2000-2004 can be found in Series 4. Also included in the collection are administrative files of department heads Louis D. Smullin,1966-1974, Wilbur B....
Dates: 1969 - 2004

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science student records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0255
Scope and Contents The collection consists of student records kept by the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1931-2009. Undergraduate student records folders may contain part of the MIT application; reports on academic standing, including copies of grades; professors' evaluations; and disciplinary actions. Graduate student records folders may contain MIT application; reports on academic standing, including copies of grades;...
Dates: 1931 - 2009