One Semester or equivalent
COS10081 Introduction to Data Science AND
COS10009 Introduction to Programming
This unit introduces the foundations of probability and statistics and explores the key concepts and tools of data mining and machine learning. Students will learn the importance of these advanced data analytics methods and how different algorithms can be used to analyse real-world analytics problems. Students will demonstrate problem solving and critical thinking.
After successfully completing this unit, you should be able to:
2 hours lectures and 2 hour tutorial/laboratory per week.
In a Semester, you should normally expect to spend, on average, twelve and a half hours of total time (formal contact time plus independent study time) a week on a 12.5 credit point unit of study.
Key Generic Skills:
Minimum requirements to pass this unit of study
In order to achieve a pass in this unit of study, you must: