Data Science Overview

Individuals with some programming and math experience working toward implementing data science in their everyday work


Expected Duration
44 minutes

Data science differentiates itself from academic statistics and application programming by using what it needs from a variety of disciplines. In this course, you’ll explore what it is to be a data scientist and study what sets data science apart from other disciplines. It prepares learners to navigate the foundational elements of data science.


Defining Data Science

  • start the course
  • define data science and what it is to be a data scientist
  • describe the data wrangling aspect of data science
  • describe the big data aspect of data science
  • describe the machine learning aspect of data science

Implementing Data Science

  • use common data science terminology
  • recognize ways to communicate results of your data science
  • recall the steps in data science analysis
  • compare various tools and software libraries used for data science





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