ICS 173: Introduction to Data Science

Credits 3 Lecture Hours 45
Teaching Equivalent
Introduces the fundamentals of data science, using Python, R or similar programming languages, for the analysis of real-world datasets. Topics include writing scripts and programs in Python or similar languages, and using tools for cleaning, manipulating, and visualizing data. Introduction to intelligent analysis techniques. Properties of domain-specific datasets. No prior programming experience required but basic statistical knowledge is required.

MATH 115 with grade C or better, or consent.