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Students who complete this minor will be able to:
- Critique a data-driven argument to identify its strengths and limitations.
- Think creatively about how data may address a problem or answer a question; identify appropriate data sources for the task.
- Use fundamental mathematical and programming techniques to “clean”, model, and draw conclusions from data.
- Combine presentational (visual or otherwise) and narrative elements to craft a convincing data-driven argument.
Alma Professor Scott Dexter and co-investigators receive national award for innovation in the use of digital media for advancing knowledge about theatre and performance.