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EECS 395/495 - (Special Topics) Innovation in Journalism & Technology

Quarter Offered

Spring : W 6-9 ; Birnbaum

Description

CATALOG DESCRIPTION:  This is a joint projects class with Medill in conjunction with the newly announced Knight News Innovation Lab at Northwestern.  McCormick students (primarily CS and CE majors) and journalism students will join cross-functional teams to assess and develop, from both an audience/market perspective and a technology perspective, a range of technology projects with the ultimate goal of deployment for impact in media and journalism.  Some projects may continue over the summer if students are interested.

  • This course fulfills the AI depth, Interfaces depth & Project Course requirement.

COURSE INSTRUCTOR: Prof. Larry Birnbaum

COURSE COORDINATOR/S: Prof. Larry Birnbaum and Prof. Kristian Hammond

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