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Data Scientist Pathway


Development Academy of the Philippines
Enrollment in this course is by invitation only

Course Overview

This self-directed capstone course provides an opportunity for learners under the Data Scientist pathway to integrate and apply the analytics skills and knowledge learned in their previous courses on real-world problems.

Learners are required to a choose a specific local issue of their interest and use Philippine dataset(s) to propose a solution, to allow them to apply data collection, analysis, modeling, evaluation, and presentation skills. At the end of the course, learners are expected to submit:

  • a presentation report, summarizing the problem statement, objectives, analyses, results, conclusions, and recommendation
  • spreadsheets, scripts, or Jupyter notebooks with the analyses details

What You Will Learn

At the end of this capstone, learners will be able to:

  • conceptualize a problem by identifying relevant research approaches, methods, and metrics
  • collect, integrate, and prepare data to be used for analyses
  • utilize data to understand a particular problem or situation
  • analyze data to generate findings and interpret the findings to generate insights
  • decide what additional data is needed to be acquired to support the analyses.
  • select the techniques to be used in the analyses and solve the problem.
  • draw conclusions from the analyses and make recommendations to decision makers
  1. Course Number

    SPCapstone002
  2. Classes Start

    TBA
  3. Classes End

  4. Estimated Effort

    5 hours
  5. Price

    Free
  6. Prerequisites

    Development Academy of the Philippines SP101

    You must successfully complete Development Academy of the Philippines SP101 before you begin this course.