CMPLXSYS 489 - Advanced Topics in Complex Systems
Section: 001 Collective Intelligence
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Complex Systems (CMPLXSYS)
Department: LSA Complex Systems
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Advanced standing. Technical prerequisites vary with topic.
May be elected three times for credit.
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
Primary Instructor:

This course covers a broad range of advanced topics relevant to the study of complex systems. Topics include evolutionary systems, self-organizing criticality, measures of complexity, collective intelligence, approaches to modeling complex adaptive systems and emergence, among others. Topics will change from year to year based on the instructors.

Course Requirements:

Attend lectures, complete homework problem assignments and/or research project(s) and take the required exam(s).

Intended Audience:

Undergraduates, primarily well-prepared Juniors and Seniors, and Rackham graduate students.

Class Format:

3 hours of lecture per week

CMPLXSYS 489 - Advanced Topics in Complex Systems
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001 (LEC)
MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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