Data Science: Capstone

Online Course

Data Science: Capstone

What is the course about?

Data Science: Capstone
The course Data Science: Capstone is an online class provided by Harvard University through edX. The skill level of the course is Introductory. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
Show what you’ve learned from the Professional Certificate Program in Data Science.
Course description
To become an expert data scientist you need practice and experience. By completing this capstone project you will get an opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills in R data analysis that you have gained throughout the series. This final project will test your skills in data visualization, probability, inference and modeling, data wrangling, data organization, regression, and machine learning.Unlike the rest of our Professional Certificate Program in Data Science, in this course, you will receive much less guidance from the instructors. When you complete the project you will have a data product to show off to potential employers or educational programs, a strong indicator of your expertise in the field of data science.

Prerequisites & Facts

Data Science: Capstone

Course Topic

Computer Science, Data Analysis and Statistics, Math

University, College, Institution

Harvard University

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Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)



Degree & Cost

Data Science: Capstone

To obtain a verified certificate from edX / Harvard University you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate (99.00 USD) or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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Data Science: Capstone
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School: Harvard University
Topic: Computer Science, Data Analysis and Statistics, Math
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