Foundations of Analytics and Data Visualization


Foundations of Analytics and Data Visualization

MET CS 544 (4 credits)

Formerly titled CS 544 Foundations of Analytics with R.
The goal of this course is to provide students with the mathematical and practical background required in the field of data analytics. Probability and statistics concepts will be reviewed as well as the R tool for statistical computing and graphics. Different types of data are investigated along with data summarization techniques and plotting. Data populations using discrete, continuous, and multivariate distributions are explored. Errors during measurements and computations are analyzed in the course. Confidence intervals and hypothesis testing topics are also examined. The concepts covered in the course are demonstrated using R. Laboratory Course. Prereq: MET CS546 and (MET CS520 or MET CS521), or equivalent knowledge, or instructor's consent.

2022FALLMETCS544 A1, Sep 12th to Dec 12th 2022

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M 06:00 PM 08:45 PM MET 101

2022FALLMETCS544 A2, Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2022

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 06:00 PM 08:45 PM MET 101

2022FALLMETCS544 A3, Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2022

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T 06:00 PM 08:45 PM EPC 208

2022FALLMETCS544 A4, Sep 7th to Dec 7th 2022

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 06:00 PM 08:45 PM STH B22

2022FALLMETCS544 O1, Sep 6th to Oct 24th 2022

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ARR TBD TBD ROOM

2022FALLMETCS544 O2, Nov 1st to Dec 19th 2022

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ARR TBD TBD ROOM

2023SPRGMETCS544 A1, Jan 23rd to May 1st 2023

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 06:00 PM 08:45 PM CAS 216

2023SPRGMETCS544 A2, Jan 24th to May 2nd 2023

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 06:00 PM 08:45 PM MET 122

2023SPRGMETCS544 O1, Jan 17th to Mar 6th 2023

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ARR TBD TBD ROOM

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