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StatPREP Workshop: Data Science July 31 - Shared screen with speaker view
Ambika Silva
51:21
This presentation: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/16q-gzizzEgQEEwYSy2aSlHFIWVMrMWZGnOvljCY9QK4/edit?usp=sharing
Hee Seok Nam
53:06
The above link is for July 9-10 Facilitator Presentation Day 1.
Ambika Silva
54:15
Oops thanks:) https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1AO-DfCBmlvzeShNTZqhXrSgYv5_k3CC32DB0Sb8LMZU/edit?usp=sharing
Ambika Silva
54:46
Question 1: Please introduce yourself, where are you from, what institution? Specifically what data science program/classes do you do at your institution and how long have you been doing it? Do your programs transfer, AAS, certificates?
Sitomer (she/her) Ann
01:20:15
In Oregon, Portland State does require calculus.
Ambika Silva
01:21:03
Question 2: How did you start your data science program?
Kate Kozak (she/her)
01:23:20
Many universities around the nation require calculus I. Some require Calculus II. Some require linear algebra. Some have created a linear algebra for just data science.
Ann Podleski
01:24:11
Hearing background
Sitomer (she/her) Ann
01:24:17
@Kateā€¦ I think PSU and PCC were also working on linear algebra for data science
Laurie Zack
01:25:39
Did anyone catch the name of the book (I think Kelly used) that went with R for Data Science, then Weapons of Math Destruction, but she mentioned one more too.
Crystal Wiggins
01:26:26
Storytelling with data by Cole
Laurie Zack
01:26:44
Thank you
Crystal Wiggins
01:27:05
I use that book too for my Data Journalism course
kfitzpatrick
01:28:03
R for Data Science by Wickham - it is free https://r4ds.had.co.nz/
kfitzpatrick
01:29:24
The Wickham book is used at our 4 year transfer colleges too and highly recommended
Sitomer (she/her) Ann
01:30:59
PSU and PCC are not there yet!
Kate Kozak (she/her)
01:31:21
Norther Arizona University also created a one credit linear algebra course.
Rachel Saidi
01:31:22
Got it - thanks!
Sitomer (she/her) Ann
01:31:27
:-)
David Redman
01:36:45
Hi Everyone!
Ambika Silva
01:40:43
Question #3:How are your data science courses structured?
Sitomer (she/her) Ann
01:43:43
GIS?
Ambika Silva
01:54:59
Google folder link: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/10Oy8fIAhiz6BfwpedTny_5u4j4mREdO9?usp=sharing
Ambika Silva
01:56:41
https://r4ds.had.co.nz/
Ambika Silva
01:56:47
R for Data Science: https://r4ds.had.co.nz/
Sitomer (she/her) Ann
02:04:32
This is very helpful!
Ambika Silva
02:07:48
Question #4:What kinds of support did you have or need after starting your data science program?
Sitomer (she/her) Ann
02:11:24
Thank you, Crystal. I am glad you remembered this!
John Merkel
02:17:52
My college has access to LinkedIn Learning which I noticed has courses on Tableau, R, Python, etc.
kfitzpatrick
02:18:24
Yes the LinkedIn courses are new!