CSCI 118 - Foundations of Data Science

2-2-3
Credit Hours: 3

An introduction to fundamental techniques and applications in Data Science and Big Data analytics. Students learn the processes for managing data analytics projects, practices for exploratory data analysis, fundamental statistical and analytical methods, technologies that support exploratory data analysis, and ethical issues encountered in data science and the consequences of data misuse. 

Additional Course Fees: $85

Prerequisite

FNMT 118 completed with a grade of “C” or better (or placement in MATH 161 or higher) and either CSCI 111, which may be taken concurrently or CIS 106, which may be taken concurrently.