Really cool: the University of Washington had a Spring 2017 class entitled “Calling Bullshit in the Age of Big Data” and makes available the lecture materials at [url=http://www.callingbullshit.org]http://www.callingbullshit.org[/url] (Syllabus, Videos, Tools, Case Studies, FAQ). Michelle Nijhuis wrote a post about it at The New Yorker: How to Call B.S. on Big Data: A Practical Guide (3 June 2017).
* Introduction to bullshit
* Spotting bullshit
* The natural ecology of bullshit
* Statistical traps
* Big data
* Publication bias
* Predatory publishing and scientific misconduct
* The ethics of calling bullshit.
* Fake news
* Refuting bullshit