Description
PRACTICAL STATISTICS & PROGRAMMING USING PYTHON AND R
This course provides an introduction to statistical methods and computer programming that are essential for data scientists. This course covers fundamental statistics from the perspective of data science in health care and how to apply various statistical methods to data science. This course provides introduction to the two of the most widely used statistical programming tools in data science: R and Python. Prior experience in R and Python is not expected in this course, however, familiarity with basic statistical concepts and modern programming language will be very useful. The approach of this course is practical, hands-on and project oriented. The goal of the course is to provide students with skills of solving various problems in health informatics using R and Python.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
HI 2020
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
Health Infomatics
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring, Summer