If you want to work in the growing field of data science, and have some prior knowledge and experience of basic programming, this course is for you.
You will learn how to help organizations leverage the increasing variety and volume of data they own or can find on the Internet. You will explore the evolution of the fields of data science and predictive analytics. You will learn up-to-date techniques for data retrieval, preparation, analysis and visualization. Through hands-on exercises and group assignments, you will build critical programming skills you can use in subsequent courses in the certificate program.
This course is developed in partnership with the School of Continuing Studies at the University of Toronto.
Hear from our learners
It was time for me to deep dive into the new world of data science and I made a perfect choice! The Data Science certificate program had very well-structured content, and the instructors were not only subject matter experts, but also had deep industry knowledge. The individual and group assignments were relevant, and I have been able to show some of those unique data science use cases in my portfolio.