University of Calgary

Data Science

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Program Information

School:University of Calgary
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Information Science/Studies
Informatics
Description:The minor is designed to emphasize peer learning and project-oriented experiences, grounded in real-world data. This experiential learning model will provide knowledge and understanding of the nature of real-world analysis practices. Students will learn the team-based analysis and collaboration practices and build experience with real data analysis tools, while working with subject matter experts across disciplines. The minor culminates in a unique, 500-level, 3-unit, capstone course that will incorporate an experiential learning project with real-world data.

The Minor in Data Science will require 30 units of coursework, with an emphasis on computing, statistics, and data processing skills. Twelve units may also come from a range of elective courses, which provide opportunities to explore the application of data science techniques in a variety of academic disciplines.

For more information, please contact the Undergraduate Science Centre at usc@ucalgary.ca
URL:Data Science at University of Calgary
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,610
International: $19,563
Careers:Software Engineer

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on January 31, 2018