DSC 101: Introduction to Data Science

Introduction to data science and big data. Topics include: the varied nature of data; applied data problems; introduction to R; integrating data systems; data frames; descriptive statistics; sampling statistics; large to very large data sets; analysis of social network data; unstructured data and natural language texts; data storage, SQL databases; data input and output; combining data and data mashups; linear regression; data mining.

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture

Location: Liberal Arts 218

Class: #8612

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 - Mon, Dec 9, 2019


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