Winter 2022 STAT 11900

Course: STAT 11900=CMSC 11900, DATA 11900

Title: Introduction to Data Science II

Instructor(s): Dan Nicolae and Michael Franklin

Teaching Assistant(s): Yuwei Cheng, Abby Stevens

Class Schedule: Sec 1: TR 9:30 AM-10:50 AM in Social Sciences 122

Textbook(s): None

Description:  This course is the second quarter of a two-quarter systematic introduction to the foundations of data science, as well as to practical considerations in data analysis. A broad background on probability and statistical methodology will be provided. More advanced topics on data privacy and ethics, reproducibility in science, data encryption, and basic machine learning will be introduced. We will explore these concepts with real-world problems from different domains.