This course is designed to equip participants to understand the data science ﬁeld, data analysis and the various methods, processes, tools and algorithms used to extract and identify data from both structured and unstructured sources.
They will learn how to organise, analyse and interpret data, including information recognition,preparation for processing of data, creating reports and presentation of ﬁndings.
The course will be delivered over 6 classroom days in addition to independent study and research, and will constitute lectures, presentations, tasks and assignments. Pedagogical practices in the course include student ownership and active participation, activities of searching, sharing and elaborating knowledge, conducting tasks and critical reﬂection on one’s own activity.
2.Data science tools
3.Data collection management
6.Collating and presenting data