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2020-2021 Catalog
CAP 4784: Introduction to Data Analytics

Course Description for Introduction to Data Analytics

CAP4784: Introduction to Data Analytics
3
Prerequisite:  COP 3703
Description: This course gives a broad overview of the various aspects of data analytics and visualizations. Students will learn ways of accessing data from various sources such as web APIs and repositories, techniques of cleaning data and organizing data for analysis, using analytical methods to solve real-world problems and create visualizations to aid the interpretation of analysis results. Students will have hands-on training using relevant programming languages, as well as analytics and visualization tools. Over the course of the semester, students will apply lessons learned and use tools trained to produce interactive, web-based visualization projects.