This course is an introduction to programming through data science. Big Data, Data Visualization, Data Analysis, Data Scientist - these terms have become huge buzzwords. Any modern day analysis of data requires thoughtful programming. It is the goal of this course to teach students some of the basic ideas in data science.
During this course students will use programming techniques on real world data sets in order to answer questions like
This course is targeted towards freshmen. It has no prerequisites
Lecture: Mon/Wed/Fri 10-11am, Towne 319
Basic data manipulation
There will be no required textbook for this course.
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