Exploratory Data Analysis and Visualization

COM SCI X 450.2
Students will learn the iterative process of EDA, data analysis techniques, data exploration, and visualization. The course uses tools such as R Programming for data analysis, and Tableau for data visualization.
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Online
Hybrid
Starting at $995.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0 Credits
3.6 CEUs

What you can learn.

  • Analyze and prepare raw data for processing
  • Create visual representations of data for exploration, presentation, and dashboards
  • Learn visualization with R and Tableau

About this course:

The key goal of Data Science is to obtain insights from data. The insights could be about what happened in the past by analyzing historical data or about predicting what may happen in the future using predictive analytics. Data Scientists go through an iterative process to come up with means that lead to insights. This process is called Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA). In addition, a key component of the data science process is to visualize it effectively. That is why data visualization is becoming one of the top business intelligence and analytics technology. This course will teach you these skills with a specific focus on visualization. You will learn the iterative process of EDA, data analysis techniques, data exploration, and visualization. The course uses tools such as the R for data analysis, and Tableau for data visualization.

Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Exploratory Data Analysis and Visualization.

Recommended: COM SCI X 450.1 Introduction to Data Science, or equivalent experience

Spring 2019 Schedule

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

Available
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Instructor: Ali El-Annan
367162
Fee:
$995.00
45 days left. Enroll by Apr 1, 2019
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Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 7, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2019

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

Available
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Saturday 9:30AM - 1:00PM
Instructor: Sajid Ali
367163
Fee:
$995.00
50 days left. Enroll by Apr 6, 2019
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 12, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 19, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Apr 6, 2019
9:30AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Sat Apr 20, 2019
9:30AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Sat May 4, 2019
9:30AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Sat May 18, 2019
9:30AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Sat Jun 1, 2019
9:30AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211

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

Future Offering (Opens 29 Apr 2019 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Ali El-Annan
368408
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: June 30, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 7, 2019

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

Future Offering (Opens 29 Apr 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Thursday 6:30PM - 10:00PM
368410
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: July 3, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 10, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jun 27, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Thu Jul 11, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Thu Jul 25, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Thu Aug 8, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Thu Aug 22, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211

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