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Advanced R: Building Open-Source Tools for Data Science

QAC 356
Fall 2024
Section: 01  
Course Cluster and Certificates: Applied Data Science Certificate

An in-depth exploration of the R programming language and development environment; from syntax and data structures, to data analysis and visualization, report writing, project management, and software development. Students will work in teams to create open-source data science applications that can be used to manage and prepare data, perform statistical analysis, and create compelling visualizations and reports. Students will also have an opportunity to contribute to a shared Wesleyan R package that contains datasets and functions that are useful for teaching introductory and advanced data science courses.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM QAC, SBS QAC
Course Format: Laboratory CourseGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: QAC201 or MATH132 or ECON300 or QAC302 AND COMP112 AND QAC156 or QAC211 or QAC251
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CADS)(DATA-MN)(HRAD-MN)(IDEA-COMP)(PSYC)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

Last Updated on JUL-21-2024
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