Advanced data science unit introduces deep understanding on data exploration, data visualization, statistical analysis, advanced machine learning and deep learning techniques. This unit allows students to gain hands-on experience with Python, Jupyter Notebooks, and open-ended investigations of real-world practical dataset and novel data science problems. Students will gain better understanding of the characteristics of different algorithms, tools, frameworks, and technologies and know how to solve authentic analytical problems and measure model performance. This unit will enable the students to build portfolio worthy projects and to explore the essential ethical, and social issues in data science.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Required readings will be made available on VU Collaborate.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):