Spring 2021

INF 385T Special Topics in Information Science : Critical Data Studies

Unique ID: 28355

Synchronous class meetings conducted online.

Online

DESCRIPTION

This course introduces students to the critical study of data through the landscape of networked
information and communication technologies (ICTs)—their history, present, and future. It will
examine the social impact and technical developments of data technologies, defined as any
system designed to gather, process, or distribute information and data through network
architecture.

PREREQUISITES

Graduate standing.

RESTRICTIONS

iSchool students prioritized during earlier registration periods. Additional seats may become available for outside students in a later period.