Data Science Fundamentals

COM SCI X 450.00

This course is for students with limited or no prior programming, statistics, and data analytics knowledge. This course is ideal for absolute beginners, business analysts, or non-tech managers who want to acquire a basic working knowledge of data science.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Online
Classroom
Hybrid
Starting at $995.00
As few as 5 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Basic statistical methods to solve basic data analysis problems
  • Basic Excel or SPSS statistical analysis features
  • Basic Python programming
  • Basic data analysis using Python, Excel, SPSS

About this course:

This course is for students with limited or no prior programming, statistics, and data analytics knowledge. This course is ideal for absolute beginners, business analysts, or non-tech managers who want to acquire a basic working knowledge of data science. In this course, students learn the role of data science in decision-making, basic statistics, entry-level python programming, and data analytics using tools such as Excel or SPSS, and Python. This is a hands-on, exercise-driven course. Students work on problem-solving exercises using pencils and paper, as well as their laptops during and outside of the class.
Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Wait List
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Bruce Huang
373281
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 7, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 05, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Wait List
-
Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Bruce Huang
373278
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Students are required to bring a laptop to class for portions of the class. 

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 7, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Online
Wed Apr 1, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Apr 8, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Apr 15, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Apr 22, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Apr 29, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed May 6, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed May 13, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed May 20, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed May 27, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Jun 3, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Jun 10, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Available
-
Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Bruce Huang
373279
Fee:
$995.00
Still accepting enrollments
See Details
Notes

Students are required to bring a laptop to class for portions of the class. 

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 7, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Online
Wed Apr 1, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Apr 15, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Apr 29, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed May 13, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed May 27, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Online
Wed Jun 10, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens April 27, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374787
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

This is an accelerated section.

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: June 24, 2020. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Future Offering (Opens April 27, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374788
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

This is an accelerated section.

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: July 29, 2020. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after August 02, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Future Offering (Opens April 27, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374793
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: June 30, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 17, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens April 27, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374790
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Students are required to bring a laptop to class for portions of the class. 

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: June 30, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 07, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 24, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jul 1, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jul 8, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jul 15, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jul 22, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jul 29, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Aug 5, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Aug 12, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Aug 19, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Aug 26, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Sep 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB

These courses have both regular online meeting times and self-paced online instruction. Click “See Details” for more information.

Future Offering (Opens April 27, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374792
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Students are required to bring a laptop to class for portions of the class. 

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: June 30, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 07, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 24, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jul 8, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jul 22, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Aug 5, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Aug 19, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Sep 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374932
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: October 6, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 04, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374933
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

This is an accelerated section.

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: October 2, 2020. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 02, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374934
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

This is an accelerated section.

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: November 6, 2020. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after November 06, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374930
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Students are required to bring a laptop to class for portions of the class. 

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: October 6, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 30, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Oct 7, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Oct 14, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Oct 21, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Oct 28, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Nov 4, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Nov 11, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Nov 18, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Nov 25, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Dec 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Dec 9, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB

These courses have both regular online meeting times and self-paced online instruction. Click “See Details” for more information.

Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Bruce Huang
374931
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Students are required to bring a laptop to class for portions of the class. 

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: October 6, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 30, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Oct 14, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Oct 28, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Nov 11, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Nov 25, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Dec 9, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB

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