COMM 370 - Social Networks
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Communication and Media (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication and Media
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
ULWR, SS
Enforced Prerequisites:
No credits granted to those who have completed COMM 307 with the topic #5 "Social Networks.".
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 102.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course introduces the theoretical perspectives and practical applications of the study of social networks, including friendship networks, political discussion networks, social support networks, organizational networks, disease transmission networks, and online social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. Students will have the opportunity to learn the basic network concepts and theories, such as network size, density, centrality, contagion, and diffusion. The emphasis of the course will be placed on the impact of emerging media and communication technologies on the creation, maintenance, and expansion of social networks.

Required Text: Not required

Schedule

COMM 370 - Social Networks
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
30061
Open
1
 
43
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
002 (DIS)
 In Person
30233
Closed
0
1Comm St Major
10
Tu 5:00PM - 6:00PM
003 (DIS)
 In Person
30234
Closed
0
1Comm St Major
10
Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
004 (DIS)
 In Person
30235
Closed
0
 
10
Tu 9:00AM - 10:00AM
005 (DIS)
 In Person
30236
Closed
0
 
13
Tu 10:00AM - 11:00AM

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