Academic Calendar - 2020

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020
Western Main Campus

Media, Information and Technoculture 2157A/B

PLANET GOOGLE: BIG DATA AND INFORMATION SOCIETY


Discover how access to and control of behind-the-scenes information is a major force in our lives. This course explores how search engines harvest "big" data from users and use it to map, analyze, and exploit patterns of online behaviour for marketing, government and corporate intelligence, and other purposes.

Antirequisite(s): The former MIT 2376F/G.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: MIT