DSPS1003 Foundation of Data Science

12 January 2021

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Course Description:

This introductory course provides an overview on the study of Data Science. This course also equips students with the essential quantitative skills to analyze social science and management data.  

Topics to be covered:

  • what is data science, data analytics, data visualization;
  • data science process, data industry development, data science coding, and its wide applications in social science and policy studies.  

Skills to be covered:

  • data types, data presentation, data transformations,
  • frequency analysis, descriptive statistics, probability theories, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, correlation, etc.

Course Instructor: Dr. HO Chi Pui

Date & Time (Term 2): Tuesday, 10:30am - 1:15pm

Enquiry: dsps@cuhk.edu.hk