Graduate Course Descriptions

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5255. Introduction to Data Science

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Open to graduate students in Statistics, others with permission. Not open for credit to students who have passed STAT 3255. Recommended preparation: STAT 1000Q or 1100Q or 5005 or equivalent; STAT 2255 or equivalent; and STAT 3115Q or equivalent.

Grading Basis: Graded

Introduction to data science for effectively storing, processing, visualizing, analyzing and making inferences from data to enable decision making. Topics include project management, data preparation, data visualization, statistical modeling, machine learning, distributed computing and ethics.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Spring 2024 5890 Storrs In Person Yan, Jun
Mcclurg-Wong, Taelor
001 Reg MoWe 2:30pm‑3:45pm
1/5 AUST 313 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 8788 Storrs In Person Yan, Jun 001 Reg MoWe 1:25pm‑2:40pm
2/5 AUST 445 3.00 Graded