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Fall 2014-2015
SOC 596   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Computational Social Science (Half-Term)

Matthew J. Salganik

This half-semester seminar introduces students to compuational social science. Topics include experiments, digital traces data, crowdsourcing, and ethics. Techniques and approaches are illustrated with examples from the literature. No previous knowledge of computer programming is required, and graduate students from other disciplines are welcome.


Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Requirements/Grading:
Other (See Instructor) - 100%

Other information:
This course will meet from 11/4/14 to 12/9/14.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
21517 S01 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm T   Wallace Hall   190   Enrolled:7 Limit:25