STA 301 STA 301. Introduction to Data Science. 3 Hours.
Restricted to students in the McCombs School of Business. An introduction to the principles and practice of data science for business applications. Explore tidying, summarizing, and visualizing data; statistical computing in R; linear regression; introduction to predictive modeling and out-of-sample model validation; uncertainty quantification using resampling methods; basic probability models, including the normal and binomial distributions; and statistical hypothesis testing. The equivalent of three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the letter-grade basis only.
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