Data science differentiates itself from academic statistics and application programming by using what it needs from a variety of disciplines. In this course, you'll explore what it is to be a data scientist and study what sets data science apart from other disciplines. It prepares learners to navigate the foundational elements of data science.
Defining Data Science
start the course
define data science and what it is to be a data scientist
describe the data wrangling aspect of data science
describe the big data aspect of data science
describe the machine learning aspect of data science
Implementing Data Science
use common data science terminology
recognize ways to communicate results of your data science
recall the steps in data science analysis
compare various tools and software libraries used for data science
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.