Goals

By the end of this course, you will:

Know how-to initiate open-ended research into a wide-domain of knowledge.

Report back on your research activities (in a way that is process-oriented, not productivity-focused).

Understand how-to develop analytical research questions (that are meaningful both to yourself and to a wider academic community).

Be familiar with the terminology and history of cybernetics, networks and complex systems in relation to multiple disciplines.

Recognize how interdisciplinary processes, modes and terminology contribute to comprehensive nuanced analysis.