Courses - Foundations of Data Science using R CSCI 3141   Foundations of Data Science using R
CREDIT HOURS: 3
The course provides an introduction to the main steps of a typical data science project, using the R language and environment as the illustration tool. The course addresses the theoretical foundations of several key methods and techniques used in data science projects, from data importation and manipulation, going through data visualization and model building, to reporting and deployment. The course is targeted to students without a strong technical background on programming or computer science tools. The theoretical concepts are motivated and introduced through practical case studies with the help of the R environment.