Hands-on explorations addressing:
- What are the breadth of problems approached in Data Science?
- What are the different data types that Data Scientists use?
- What issues and contexts shape the broader impacts of working in Data Science? How does Data Science affect people’s lives?
- What is involved in handling realistic, real-world data?
The course is composed of two pieces:
- Semi-guided tutorials done in the classroom,
- Weekly readings on Data Science’s broader impact.