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Masterclass Data Science in Political Communication

Why politicians don’t bother to directly interact with citizens on Twitter?

4 October 2022
2:00 - 3:00 pm
+49 89 289 28479

Data Science in political communication introduces the use of data science methods to analyze social media data in political communication for those without a technical, IT or mathematical background.
During our virtual Masterclass, we want to give you some insights into this current topic.

Join us if you want to…
…know how data is generated in social media and put to use with the assistance of data science methods
…how machine learning mechanisms work using the programming language R
… development of campaign scenarios in the context of elections and protests
…Combination of evidence-based and practical knowledge about Data Science in political communication

Afterwards, you will learn more about the Data Science in Political Communication program, which will start in November 2022 at the TUM Institute for LifeLong Learning.

Welcome by our Program Manager

Masterclass: “Using innovative methods to understand the impact of social media on democracy” by our program lecturer Prof. Dr. Yannis Theocharis

Introduction to our certificate program “Data Science in Political Communication”


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Meet our speakers

Anja Brankovic

Program Manager, TUM Institute for LifeLong Learning

Prof. Dr. Yannis Theocharis

Program Lecturer, TUM School of Governance, Professor for Digital Governance and Munich Data Science Institute (MDSI)

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