Week 3

Session 3 – April 1 (Wednesday) 2015 (T18-22) - Network Analysis and Tools

In this session, an introduction will be given into post-demographics and web epistemology. How can we research the Web and what does it mean? We will do introduction exercises using and analysing social media data.

> Exercises:

  • We will analyze social-media data by scraping, cleaning up and visualizing data from Twitter and Facebook. Via structural assigments, students will be introduced into different (im)possibilites of current SNSN analysis software. (Netvizz, Gephi and Topsy).
  • PhD will be challenged (in groups or individually) to connect (some of) these tools to your their research and perform an a short research cycle via these tools.