TR 9:30-10:45 am
Siebel Center, Room 1105
Office Hours: TBD, Siebel Center 4228
of this course, students will have an up-to-date understanding
of the design of social media interfaces with incentive
structures from social signaling theory.
no required texts for this course. Recommended reading is
listed below for additional information.
Animal Signals by John Maynard Smith and David Harper
2. The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life by Erving Goffman
3. On Individuality and Social Forms by Georg Simmel
4. The Visual Display of Quantitative Information by Edward R. Tufte
20% class participation (missed classes should be cleared with instructor, 2 missed classes result in a lower letter grade, i.e. A to A-)
40% final project/paper
For more information, please review the University Student Conduct Code for Academic Integrity.