MIE223H1: Data Science


Introduction to the methods of Data Science. Exploratory data analysis and visualization; tools for reproducible analysis. Principles and tools for data collection; awareness of bias in collection methods. Data cleaning. Descriptive statistics and feature analysis. Assessment of data with respect to scientific theories. Data interpretation fallacies. Geographical data representation and manipulation. Text processing, the natural language processing pipeline, and sentiment analysis. Fundamentals of social network analysis and centrality measures. Cloud-based data processing.

APS105H1/APS106H1 or equivalent; MIE236H1/ECE286H1/ECE302H1 or equivalent
42.7 (Fall), 42.7 (Winter), 85.4 (Full Year)