CSCI0931

Introduction to Computation for the Humanities and Social Sciences

Instructor(s):
Course Home Page:
http://cs.brown.edu/courses/csci0931/
Offered This Year?  No
When Offered? Discontinued

Description

Introduces students to the use of computation for solving problems in the social sciences and the humanities. We will investigate a series of real-world problems taken from the news, from books such as Freakonomics, and from current research. Topics covered include data gathering, analysis, and visualization; web-based interfaces; algorithms; and scripting. Enrollment limited to 25. Instructor permission required. To be added to the class waitlist, please sign up here:

https://docs.google.com/a/brown.edu/forms/d/1qiv9SC_KmB_yeP5SWbdYLciyJx_nCzz7bXb3-J9U-W4/viewform

CRN: 16549