Certificate in Data Analytics

Introduction:

Data Analytics is an interdisciplinary field aimed at extracting knowledge from data of various forms. The techniques of data analytics draw heavily from the fields of statistics, computer science, and mathematics.  Students completing the certificate will understand  distinctions among data, information and knowledge, will be able to use the Structured Query Language (SQL) to manipulate relational databases, the R programming language to model data using a variety of machine learning and statistical  models, and will able to assess the performance of predictive models.

Find out how to apply on the Academic Calendar.

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Dr. Bruce Smith
Mathematics and Statistics

bruce.smith@dal.ca
(902) 494-2257