Exploration Seminar in Spring 2018

Mar 21, 2018 • Categories: Education | Event | Featured | Freshman Seminars

Announcing the Spring 2018 Exploration Seminar: Thinking Spatially in the Arts and Sciences, open to first-year undergraduate students at UCSB. See flyer linked below. Exploration Seminar Spring 2018 [pdf] ● Explore spatial reasoning for problem solving (sciences), creative expression (arts), and interpretation (humanities) ● Learn how statistics, graphs, maps, and virtual reality aid learning, analysis, data visualization, discovery/solutions to socio-environmental problems, and space/place interpretation ● Arts, humanities, social and natural sciences, and engineering faculty illustrate spatial tools to integrate knowledge across disciplines More information on the Exploration Seminar...

Exploration Seminar

“Thinking Spatially in the Arts and Sciences” (1 credit, offered Spring Quarter 2018) Explore spatial reasoning for problem solving (sciences), creative expression (arts), and interpretation (humanities) Learn how statistics, graphs, maps, and virtual reality aid learning, analysis, data visualization, discovery/solutions to socio‐environmental problems, and space/place interpretation Arts, humanities, social and natural sciences, and engineering faculty illustrate spatial tools to integrate knowledge across disciplines Each class is taught by an instructor from a different department, showing the broad range of applications of spatial analysis in each field of study. Previous editions: 2017 Freshman Seminar Spatial Flyer 2015 Freshman Seminar Spatial Flyer 2014 Freshman Seminar Spatial Flyer 2013 Freshman Seminar Spatial Flyer 2012 Freshman Seminar Spatial...