DATA419-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Online Communities and Social Networks

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021


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 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 13:00 - 15:00 Link 309 Lecture Theatre
22 Feb - 4 Apr
3 May - 6 Jun
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 11:00 - 13:00 Ernest Rutherford 212 Computer Lab
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Giulio Dalla Riva

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $952.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Mathematics and Statistics.

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  • DATA419-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021