SIT112 - Introduction to Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
2024 unit information
Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Online
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.
|Scheduled learning activities - campus||
1 x 2 hour online lecture per week, 1 x 2 hour practical experiences (workshop) per week, weekly meetings.
|Scheduled learning activities - online||
Online independent and collaborative learning including 1 x 2 hour online lecture per week (recordings provided), 1 x 2 hour online practical experiences (workshop) per week, weekly meetings.
Data science is an emerging field and data scientists must be able to know how to make sense of data. In SIT112, students will develop knowledge of fundamentals in data science, in particular data manipulation and algorithms for analytics. The unit will also cover the practice of data science including ethical and responsible behaviour when crawling, cleaning, analysing, representing and repurposing the data. Students will be able to obtain data, recognise data formats, summarise and visualise relationships in the data, perform exploratory data analysis tasks and build predictive models.
To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must meet certain milestones as part of the portfolio.
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