JBG010 Perspectives on Data Science

This course familiarizes students from a multidisciplinary perspective with the characteristics of data, the use and visualization of data as well as the role of computing and analytics in data science developments.

Objectives

  • Acquire broad knowledge and understanding of the theories, principles, methods, and techniques for data storage, integration, handling, and processing (i.e. design, data mining, process mining, mathematics, statistics, informatics, business analytics, business intelligence, ethics, law, and business and societal areas).
  • Acquire knowledge and understanding of the types of data-related problems that businesses and (semi-)governmental organizations deal with.
  • Improve skills (oral and written) to communicate their work to specialists and non-specialists.
  • Learn to work in a multidisciplinary and international team.

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