DATA419-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Online Communities and Social Networks

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020


This course introduces to the analyses of online communities and social networks. Students will learn to formulate scientific questions about the online dynamics and use open software to collect, organize, model, and communicate data from common social networks.


Subject to approval of the Head of Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 14:00 - 16:00 Ernest Rutherford 260 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 15:00 - 17:00 Jack Erskine 442 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Giulio Dalla Riva

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $942.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Mathematics and Statistics.

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