SOC 2090

SOC 2090

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

This interdisciplinary course examines network structures and how they matter in everyday life. The course examines how each of the computing, economic, sociological and natural worlds are connected and how the structure of these connections affects each of these worlds. Tools of graph theory and game theory are taught and then used to analyze networks. Topics covered include the web, the small world phenomenon, markets, neural networks, contagion, search and the evolution of networks.

When Offered Fall.

Distribution Category (SBA-AS)

Comments A University Course - This class highlights cross-disciplinary dialogue and debate.

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  •  7779SOC 2090  LEC 001