851-0585-38L  Data Science in Techno-Socio-Economic Systems

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersN. Antulov-Fantulin
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentNumber of participants limited to 80

This course is thought be for students in the 5th semester or above with quantitative skills and interests in modeling and computer simulations.

Particularly suitable for students of D-INFK, D-ITET, D-MAVT, D-MTEC, D-PHYS



Catalogue data

AbstractThis course introduces how techno-socio-economic systems in our complex society can be better understood with techniques and tools of data science. Students shall learn how the fundamentals of data science are used to give insights into the research of complexity science, computational social science, economics, finance, and others.
ObjectiveThe goal of this course is to qualify students with knowledge on data science to better understand techno-socio-economic systems in our complex societies. This course aims to make students capable of applying the most appropriate and effective techniques of data science under different application scenarios. The course aims to engage students in exciting state-of-the-art scientific tools, methods and techniques of data science.
In particular, lectures will be divided into research talks and tutorials. The course shall increase the awareness level of students of the importance of interdisciplinary research. Finally, students have the opportunity to develop their own data science skills based on a data challenge task, they have to solve, deliver and present at the end of the course.
Prerequisites / NoticeGood programming skills and a good understanding of probability & statistics and calculus are expected.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersN. Antulov-Fantulin
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

Learning materials

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Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
851-0585-38 SData Science in Techno-Socio-Economic Systems
Block course: 8th of June to 13th of June 2020
39s hrs
08.06. - 12.06.09-17HG D 7.1 »
13.06.09-13HG D 7.1 »
N. Antulov-Fantulin

Groups

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Restrictions

Places80 at the most
Waiting listuntil 01.03.2020

Offered in

ProgrammeSectionType
GESS Science in PerspectiveD-INFKWInformation
GESS Science in PerspectiveSociologyWInformation
GESS Science in PerspectiveD-ITETWInformation
GESS Science in PerspectiveD-MTECWInformation
GESS Science in PerspectiveD-MAVTWInformation
GESS Science in PerspectiveD-PHYSWInformation
Integrated Building Systems MasterGESS Science in PerspectiveWInformation
Science, Technology, and Policy MasterElectivesWInformation