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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2012–2013
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TIEVS55 Groupware and Social Computing 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Tietojenkäsittelytieteiden tutkinto-ohjelma
Vuorovaikutteinen teknologia
School of Information Sciences

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course the student
- knows about the social and technological challenges in providing technology support for work groups, teams, online communities and networks of people
- knows how to analyze social interaction and group dynamics
- understands issues affecting usability and user experience of groupware applications and social computing systems
- knows about research approaches applied in groupware and social computing systems research literature, and can apply their methods in new contexts
- knows where to find research literature on various aspects of groupware, social computing and computer-supported cooperative work
- recognizes ethical challenges involved in social computing

General description

This course is overlaps with VTEKS101 Groupware.

Enrolment for University Studies

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Saila Ovaska, Teacher responsible

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10-Jan-2013 – 13-May-2013
Lectures 24 hours
Lectures and excercises, 8 meetings during this period, detailed schedule will be given later
Mon 14-Jan-2013 at 15-18, Pinni B3116
Mon 21-Jan-2013 - 13-May-2013 weekly at 14-18, Pinni B3116
Seminar 10 hours

Further information

Active participation in classroom work
Preparing and giving group presentations