Five College Consortium

INTRO TO DATA SCIENCES

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Statistical and Data Sciences
Course Number: 
192
Institution: 
Smith College
An introduction to data science using Python, R and SQL. Students learn how to scrape, process and clean data from the web; manipulate data in a variety of formats; contextualize variation in data; construct point and interval estimates using resampling techniques; visualize multidimensional data; design accurate, clear and appropriate data graphics; create data maps and perform basic spatial analysis; and query large relational databases. No prerequisites, but a willingness to write code is necessary. Enrollment limit of 30. (E)
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
10637-F18

Course Sections

INTRO TO DATA SCIENCES
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Albert Kim akim04@smith.edu MWF 11:00-12:10 MCCONN 103