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
Classroom
Online
Hybrid
Starting at $995.00
As few as 11 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 will 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 will work on problem-solving exercises using pencils and paper, as well as their laptops during and outside of the class.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Data Science Fundamentals.

There are no prerequisites for this course

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Enrollment Closed
-
Instructor: Bruce Huang
371665
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: October 1, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 08, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

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

Enrollment Closed
-
Monday, Wednesday
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Bruce Huang
371663
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: October 1, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 08, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Computer Lab
Wed Sep 25, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Oct 2, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Oct 9, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Oct 16, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Mon Oct 28, 2019
8:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Oct 30, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Nov 6, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Nov 13, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Nov 20, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Nov 27, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Wed Dec 4, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Instructor: Bruce Huang
371993
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 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 November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Bruce Huang
371995
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required. Students will be required to bring a laptop to class for portions of the class. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 8, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jan 15, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jan 22, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jan 29, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Feb 5, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Feb 12, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Feb 19, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Feb 26, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Mar 4, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Mar 11, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Mar 18, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB

Hybrid courses utilize a combination of in-person classroom meetings and online meetings.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Bruce Huang
371994
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required. Students will be required to bring a laptop to class for portions of the class. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 8, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Jan 22, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Feb 5, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Feb 19, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Mar 4, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB
Lecture
Wed Mar 18, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204AB

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