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Statistical Thinking for Data Science and Analytics


Provider
edX

Price
Free

School
Columbia University

Type
University

Instructors
Eva Ascarza , James Curley , Andrew Gelman , Lauren Hannah, David Madigan, Tian Zheng

Categories
Computer Science, Engineering, Business, Computer Science

Duration
5 weeks

Format
Mixed

Language
English

Description
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.