DATA120N: Applied Data Analysis

Class Program
Class Hours 2 Lab Hours 2 Credits 3

In this course students will apply basic statistical and data mining techniques to work with large scale datasets. Examples of large scale data analysis in practice will be reviewed. Students learn to use statistical programming tools such as RStudio and SAS. Topics covered include descriptive statistics, statistical modelling, statistical inference and dimensionality reduction techniques on multivariate datasets. Students will complete and present an applied analytical project using statistical programming tools.