NEW: I469 Collective Intelligence
Foundational, state-of-the-art readings in the domain of Collective
Intelligence. We will examine the literature from a technical as well as scientific
perspective, with a special focus on Web2.0 technologies.
Topics will range from Science itself,
distributed computing, stigmergy, swarm intelligence, web science,
collective decision-making, semantic web, crowdfunding, to prediction
I501: Introduction to Informatics
The course deals with the foundations of Informatics as an
interdisciplinary field. It deals with concepts such as Information,
Technology, Knowledge, Modeling, as well as their impact on science and
society. The course will also attempt to define and understand what
computational thinking can bring to science and society.
I210: Information infrastructure
Computer programming is profoundly empowering. With the ability to
program computers, even at a very basic level, comes the ability to make
the most ubiquitous tool in modern society perform the tasks you want it
to. This introductory course focused on Python and game programming,
introduces basic computer programming concepts and skills, aimed at empowering you.