Introduction to Data Science for Educators
Master the basics of data science and learn how to use this knowledge to enhance your teaching practices, from the University of California, Riverside.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for educators interested in learning introductory data science, as well as administrators developing data science pathways for students.
It is also suitable for educators who have completed computer science and maths credentials.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Explore the rapidly growing field of data science and what it means to work as a data scientist.
Investigate the core concepts and methods of Machine Learning, Data Mining, Big Data.
Develop knowledge of Probability and Statistics – classification, regression, Bayesian methods and utilization of the loss function.
Identify data management methods and programming languages used in data science.
Experiment with effective visualization of data.