UNIT TOPIC:
Data Science

Introduction to Big Data

  • You will relate the impact of computing to ubiquitous and large-scale data processing.
  • You will explore the ways that patterns within large data sets can be used in a predictive manner.
  • You will discuss the risks and benefits of drawing conclusions from patterns found in large data sets.

Usability and Usefulness of Data

  • You will identify the characteristics that differentiate usable data from unusable data.
  • You will identify the characteristics that differentiate useful data from useless data.

Data Visualization

  • You will combine visuals, content knowledge, and interaction to create a dynamic infographic that clearly communicates discrete information about a data set.