CSCI 6370 / CSCI 4370 / ITWS 6970 / ITWS 4960: Data and Society

Instructor: Professor Francine Berman, bermaf_at_rpi.edu
Time: Spring Semester 2018, Fridays: 9:00 - 11:50 a.m.
Office Hours: Fridays: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. or by appointment, AE 218
Course Syllabus

COURSE ELIGIBILITY

COURSE DESCRIPTION

January 19: Class Intro and Syllabus / Op-Ed Instructions / Presentation template January 26: Big Data 1 / Presentations February 2: Big Data 2 / Presentations February 9: Data and Science / Presentations February 14: Presentations February 16: Data and Health -- Guest Speaker Dr. Leslie McIntosh February 21: Presentations
February 23: Data Stewardship and Preservation / Research paper instructions February 28: Presentations March 2: Class cancelled due to snow

March 7: Presentations / Op-ed final due March 9: No class / paper preparation

March 16: Spring Break

March 21: No class / paper preparation

March 28: Presentations March 30: Data Infrastructure April 6: Data rights, policy, regulation / Presentations April 11: Presentations April 13: Data and ethics / Presentations April 18: Presentations April 20: Data and communication / Presentations April 27: Data futures / Presentations