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Spring 2024
Mar 04, 2024
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ILS 23000 - Data Science And Society: Ethical Legal Social Issues
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course provides an introduction to Ethical, Legal Social Issues (ELSI) in Data Science. Students will be introduced to interdisciplinary theoretical and practical frameworks that can aid in exploring the impact and role of Data Science in society. This is a writing intensive course. Students will work individually and on collaborative assignments.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Graduate, Professional, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture
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Offered By: Libraries & School of Information Studies
Department: Libraries

Course Attributes:
Lower Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Engage in current debates surrounding professional and research ethics, roles and responsibilities in Data Science. 2. Examine emerging legal and policy issues which impact Data Science. 3. Reflect critically on the relationship between Data Science and political, social and cultural change. 4. Learn collaboration, public engagement and scholarly communication skills.

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