Introduction to Data Science and Statistical Thinking - Part 1

STA 199L-1

Intro to data science and statistical thinking. Learn to explore, visualize, and analyze data to understand natural phenomena, investigate patterns, model outcomes, and make predictions, and do so in a reproducible and shareable manner. Gain experience in data wrangling and munging, exploratory data analysis, predictive modeling, and data visualization, and effective communication of results. Work on problems and case studies inspired by and based on real-world questions and data. The course will focus on the R statistical computing language. No statistical or computing background is necessary. Not open to students with credit for a 100-level STA course, STA 210, OR a STA course numbered 300 or above. Instructor: Staff
Curriculum Codes
  • R
  • STS
  • QS
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