Prof. Nancy Leveson
MIT Course Number
16.63J / IDS.045J / (formerly ESD.03J)
As Taught In
This course introduces the concepts of system safety and how to analyze and design safer systems. Topics include the causes of accidents in general, and recent major accidents in particular; hazard analysis, safety-driven design techniques; design of human-automation interaction; integrating safety into the system engineering process; and managing and operating safety-critical systems.
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