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

Instructor: Brian Davison (Spring 2020)

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

Jeffrey Saltz and Jeffrey Stanton, "An Introduction to Data Science", Sage Publishing, 2017, ISBN 978-1506377537