The CUNY J-School will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 2017. There are no classes on Nov. 24, but the campus will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jour75008

Data Skills

Course Details

This course will present the fundamentals of data gathering, analysis, and presentation. Data skills are critical to effective public engagement work — analyzing signals (such as location, demographic, interest, behavior) to discern information about communities; analyzing audience behavioral data to inform design and offerings; gathering and presenting credible information for a community; and assessing outcomes. This course will also address common pitfalls in misinterpreting data.