A data science life cycle defines the phases (or steps) in a data science project. Using a well-defined data science life cycle is useful in that it provides a common vocabulary (and shared mental model) of the work to be done. This module goes over the data science life cycle with real-world case studies.

October 4, 2023 to December 13, 2023, Zoom + Canvas
Machine learning is in high demand, as companies and organisations are looking for ways to turn their data into actionable insights. This module covers state-of-the-art machine learning models focusing on classification and regression problems. Participants will learn how to train, evaluate, and deploy the machine learning models.

January 3, 2024 to March 6, 2024, Zoom + Canvas
Big data has become a challenge for many traditional data analytics techniques. This module introduces big data infrastructure, distributed computational paradigm, and distributed data analytics algorithms for common real-world applications.

June 21, 2023 to August 23, 2023, Zoom + Canvas
March 27, 2024 to June 5, 2024, Zoom + Canvas

Certificate Programs

UW Tacoma School of Engineering and Technology Data Science Certificate. Three required courses over Fall, Winter, and Spring Terms.