After you establish the general skills needed to work with data science projects, you’re ready to advance your skill set. Develop competency in the must-have area of statistics, as well as a well-rounded knowledge of data mining, data and information governance, open data, and the blockchain.
Establish competency in statistics and data mining.
Explore data governance and information governance.
Ramp up on the emerging topics of open data and the blockchain.
Data Science Foundations: Data Mining with Barton Poulson
Get started in data mining. This introduction covers data mining techniques such as data reduction, clustering, association analysis, and more, with data mining tools like R and Python.
4h 40m • COURSE
Statistics Foundations: 2 with Eddie Davila
Get practical, example-based learning of the intermediate skills associated with statistics: samples and sampling, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.
1h 56m • COURSE
Learning Information Governance with Robert Smallwood
Get information governance training to implement an IG program at your organization. Learn fundamental information governance definitions, concepts, principles, strategies, and best practices.
1h 11m • COURSE
Learning Data Governance with Jonathan Reichental
Learn how to put a data governance program in place at your organization, to help ensure the consistent quality, availability, integrity, and usability of your data.
41m 4s • COURSE
Statistics Foundations: 3 with Eddie Davila
Complete your mastery of statistics. Get an advanced understanding of concepts such as t-distribution, degrees of freedom, chi-square testing, regression testing, and ANOVA.
1h 41m • COURSE
Blockchain Basics with Jonathan Reichental
Blockchain technology presents a disruptive new way of conducting transactions over the internet. In this course, learn what the blockchain is and what it might mean to you.
57m 13s • COURSE
Open Data: Unleashing Hidden Value with Jonathan Reichental
Unleash the power of open data. Learn how to implement an open data program at your organization and use open data for transparency efforts, innovation, data analysis, and reporting.
1h 11m • COURSE
Smarter Cities: Using Data to Drive Urban Innovation with Jonathan Reichental
Learn about the future of cities and how smart cities are rising to meet the challenges of rapid urban development. Discover how to start a career in urban innovation.
58m 57s • COURSE
You'll learn data science skills with these experts
Barton Poulson is a professor, designer, and data analytics expert.
Barton has bridged the analytic and aesthetic for most of his life, with a background in industrial design, a Ph.D. in social and personality psychology, and a deep love for data analysis and data visualization as well as the visual and performing arts. Bart is an associate professor of psychology at Utah Valley University and has studied at Brigham Young University, the University of Utah, and the City University of New York. In his role as a teacher of research and analysis, he has conducted hundreds of studies with his students on topics from social identity and aspirations to implicit preferences for poetry and architecture. Bart and his wife, Jacque Lynn Bell, a modern dance choreographer, live with their three children in beautiful Salt Lake City.
Eddie Davila is the associate chair for the Supply Chain Management program at Arizona State University.In addition to serving as associate chair, Eddie is a principal lecturer for the highly ranked Supply Chain Management program in the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. Eddie has taught over 30,000 students in person and millions more online via videos and digital textbooks. His digital content is used by both top-ranked universities and Fortune 500 companies around the world. He has also provided consulting services for companies in the energy, publishing, retail, technology, global health, and agriculture industries. Eddie likes to spend his spare time on a yoga mat.
Robert F. Smallwood is an author, keynote speaker, consultant, and founding partner of IMERGE Consulting.
He has over 25 years of experience in the information technology industry and has been recognized as one of the Top 10 Contributors to the IG Industry by the 2014 Information Governance Conference. In addition to teaching IG courses, he consults with Fortune 500 companies and governments to assist them in making technology decisions and implementations. Smallwood was an AIIM International chapter founder and president, and a member of the executive committee of the board of directors, and is active in ARMA International. Robert has published more than 100 articles and given more than 50 conference presentations on documents, records, and content management. He is also the author of Managing Electronic Records: Methods, Best Practices, and Technologies, Safeguarding Critical E-Documents: Implementing a Program for Securing Confidential Information Assets, Taming the Email Tiger: Email Management for Compliance, Governance & Litigation Readiness, and several other books, including a novel, a theatrical play, and the first published personal account of Hurricane Katrina.
Dr. Jonathan Reichental is an award-winning technology leader.
In 2013, he was recognized as one of the 25 doers, dreamers, and drivers in government in America. His innovative work in government has also been recognized by the White House. Dr. Reichental works with his teams to apply technology innovation in organizations to create new value and to enable work to be more meaningful and fun. He is a popular writer, recently coauthoring The Apps Challenge Playbook, and he is a frequent public speaker on a wide range of technology and business-related topics. He teaches classes at University of California, Berkeley, and at the University of San Francisco.