INFO 4940

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

Study of topics not currently covered in Information Science offerings, as determined by faculty and student interest.

When Offered Fall or spring.

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: COMM 3450INFO 3450

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Human-Computer Interaction Design for MPS

  • 12873INFO 4940  LEC 001

  • 12874INFO 4940  DIS 201

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Business Intelligence Systems

  • 13133INFO 4940  LEC 003

  • This class covers the fundamentals of Business Intelligence Systems including: Dimensional Data Modeling, ETL Design / Development, SQL, & Data Visualization. Students will gain hands-on experience using industry leading BI tools, including team project using real data. https://blogs.cornell.edu/businessintelligence/ Audit requires permission of instructor.

  • 13134INFO 4940  DIS 202

  • 18568INFO 4940  DIS 203

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: History of the Interface

  • 17408INFO 4940  LEC 004

  • From Cybernetics to Ubicomp: History of the Interface This course addresses the history of the interface from the apparatus of early 20th C experimental psychology to contemporary mobile technology, and from human factors to HCI. The course pays particular attention to social and technological contexts, analog precedents to digital technologies, and cultural implications of the relationship between humans and machines. The course will consist of lectures, discussions of readings, and student presentations culminating in a group research project.