CSE 160 Introduction to Data Science (3)

Instructor:

Brian Davison (Fall 2017, Spring 2017

Current Catalog Description

Data Science is a fast-growing interdisciplinary field, focusing on the computational analysis of data to extract knowledge and insight. Collection, preparation, analysis, modeling, and visualization of data, covering both conceptual and practical issues. Examples from diverse fields and hands-on use of statistical and data manipulation software.

Prerequisites:

CSE 002 or CSE 012 or BIS 335

Textbook:

Foster Provost and Tom Fawcett, "Data Science for Business: What you need to know about data mining and data-analytic thinking", O'Reilly Media, 2013, ISBN 978-1449361327

Recommended Text:

Joshua Wiley, "Beginning R: An Introduction to Statistical Programming", Apress Publishing, ISBN 978-1484203743

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