Statistical Thinking for Data Science and Analytics - Columbia University

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  • Course
  • Online
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    Flexible
Description

Learn how statistics plays a central role in the data science approach. With an apprenticeship you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.With this course you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.

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Requirements: High School Math. Some exposure to computer programming.

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Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Data analysis
Statistics
Science
Data Visualization
Analytics XSeries

Course programme

This statistics and data analysis course will pave the statistical foundation for our discussion on data science. You will learn how data scientists exercise statistical thinking in designing data collection, derive insights from visualizing data, obtain supporting evidence for data-based decisions and construct models for predicting future trends from data. This is the first course in the three-part Data Science and Analytics XSeries.