STA 199: Intro to Data Science
Intro to data science and statistical thinking. Learn to explore, visualize,and analyze data to understand natural phenomena, investigate patterns, model outcomes,and make predictions, and do so in a reproducible and shareable manner. Gain experience in data wrangling and munging, exploratory data analysis, predictive modeling, data visualization, and effectively communicating results. Work on problems and case studies inspired by and based on real-world questions and data. The course will focus on the R statistical computing language.
Course info
Lecture All Students Tuesday and Thursday 3:30 - 4:45pm
Labs Lab 1 Friday 10:15 - 11:30am
Lab 2 Friday 12:00 - 1:15pm
Lab 3 Friday 1:45 - 3:00pm
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Teaching team and office hours

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Instructor Prof. Alexander Fisher Tue, Thu 5-6p
TAs Christine Shen Mon 5-7p
Zoey Liu Wed 12-1p, Thu 2-3p
Michael Sarkis Tue, Thu 12-1p
Blossom Mojekwu Tue, Thu 1-2p
Sara Mehta Mon 9-10a, Thu 9:30-10:30a
Mariana Izon Wed 6-8p