Info 201

Research Design and Applications for Data and Analysis

3 units

Course Description

Introduces the data sciences landscape, with a particular focus on learning data science techniques to uncover and answer the questions students will encounter in industry. Lectures, readings, discussions, and assignments will teach how to apply disciplined, creative methods to ask better questions, gather data, interpret results, and convey findings to various audiences. The emphasis throughout is on making practical contributions to real decisions that organizations will and should make.

Requirements Satisfied

MIMS: Social Science and Policy Requirement
Ph.D. Breadth — Social Aspects of Information
Ph.D. Major/Minor Areas — Social Aspects of Information
Applied Data Science Certificate — Introductory Data Science Course

Last updated:

July 7, 2022