SOC 225 B: Data and Society

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Meeting Time: 
MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
GWN 301
SLN: 
21212
Joint Sections: 
SOC 225 A
Catalog Description: 
Social implications of the digital revolution, including ethical issues associated with algorithmic design and privacy. Discusses data science as a new occupation that uses data to understand or influence people's behavior. Students will use a sociological lens to explore how our increasingly digital lifestyle changes institutions and social relations.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
September 15, 2021 - 1:53am