Cultural Data Analytics I
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Kultuuriandmete analüüs I
Course title in English
Cultural Data Analytics I
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2020/2021  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
lecturer of 2021/2022  Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To provide an overview of the contemporary theories of
an informed society/data-driven society and the
challenges that technological development presents to
society. A preparatory course for the upcoming course on
data analysis scheduled for the autumn semester.
Brief description of the course
The formation of an informed society and its
technological prerequisites, its theoretical concepts and
present-day outputs. The principles of creating modern
databases and their functions in society. Preparing for the
autumn course on data analysis: Possibilities of using the
artificial intelligence technology in data analysis.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student...
The student will be able to identify and formulate the problems in an informed society and to ask research questions to solve them
They can formulate the prerequisites for artificial intelligence work and also know the limitations of this technology.
Maximilian Schich
Additional information
Couldry, N., Hepp, A. (2017). The mediated construction of reality, Cambridge, Polity Press.
Couldry, N., Mejias, U. (2019). The costs of connection:
how data is colonizing human life and appropriating it
for capitalism, California, Stanford University Press.
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