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COMP 4602 [0.5 credit] Social Networking

Introduction to virtual communities, overlay networks and social networking. Topics include architectural principles for heterogeneous social networking platforms, trust and reputation as social concepts, agent-based computing, and extraction of trends and patterns from information exchanged between community members.
Includes: Experiential Learning Activity
Precludes additional credit for COMP 3601.
Prerequisite(s): COMP 2601, or one of COMP 2404, SYSC 3010, SYSC 3110, and COMP 2406 or SYSC 4504.
Lectures/labs four hours per week.