Data Science Bootcamp

This five-day Data Science Bootcamp will give participants an introductory foundation in big data analytics, tools, and statistics. Engaging lectures and hands-on activities will explore data analytics skills and the creation of a road map for completion of a successful analytics project. Participants will focus on complex algorithms for big data, analytics, big data tools, statistics, and machine learning, and be introduced to:

  • Programming in R language
  • Queries on structured and unstructured data including social media data and visual data
  • Big data tools such as Spark, Hive, and Pig
  • How to analyze data query outputs for evidence-driven decision-making
  • A review of models and graphs

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Fee: $4,995 + HST
Location: Ryerson University

Admission Criteria

There are no academic prerequisites for enrolment. However, please note that participants will be expected to engage in case studies and group discussions and, as such, should have the appropriate level of work experience. This bootcamp is best suited to professionals who need to leverage data analytics, big data, and predictive analytics to optimize performance at various levels in sectors such as private enterprise, government, nonprofit, retail, health care, and technology.

Format

Concepts will be presented using activities, case studies, and data analytics scenarios in a dedicated computer lab.

For More Information

For more information about the Data Science Bootcamp, contact Brigid Elmy, Special Projects Officer, Business Development and Strategic Planning, at belmy@ryerson.ca.