Constructing Challenges from Duke MOOC data

Project Summary

The goal of this project is take a large amount of data from the Massive Open Online Courses offered by Duke professors, and produce from it a coherent and compelling data analysis challenge that might then be used for a Duke or nation-wide data analysis competition.

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Year
2015
Contact
Paul Bendich
mathematics
bendich@math.duke.edu

We hope to select a team of 3 undergraduate students to perform this work from mid-May to late July, 2015; each student will receive a $5,000 stipend as part of the Data+ program. A key component of this project will be learning how to prepare a proposal for IRB approval.

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