Why Teach Introduction to Data Science
Industries of all types are hiring data scientists to analyze and highlight the hidden patterns in data. This course equips students with the essential skills of a data scientist which include data collection, cleanup, transformation, analysis, and visualization. Students will also use the same tools that data scientists use to draw meaningful insights and solve organizational problems.
What's covered in Data Science
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Students will learn to write algorithms, tell data stories, and build statistical models using Python libraries.
Here is a breakdown of the important programming skills that students will develop concepts that they will learn about by working through the CodeHS curriculum:
The Data Science course is designed for intermediate computer science students (10th-12th grade) with at least some knowledge of programming (not language specific). The course is highly visual, dynamic, and interactive, and engaging. There are no official prerequisites for this course and is a semester-long course.
Data Science Webinar
Hosted on May 6th, 2021
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