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COMS 2200 [0.5 credit] Big Data and Society

How big data and small data shape society. Databases as a form of media. Topics may include: data policy and regulation, the politics and ethics of big data, data and decision-making, and data as discourse.
Prerequisite(s): COMS 1000, or JOUR 1001 and JOUR 1002, or PAPM 1000, and second-year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM and BGInS related specializations and streams), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures three hours a week.


...1006 to take BIOL 2200 and more advanced...ARTH, ASLA, CHIN, CLST, COMS, DIGH, ENGL, ESLA...