At the end of the course, students will build a simple functional web application project which will be used to perform a Data Science functionality, namely a "classification" or "prediction" engine. This project will be done in class, under the supervision of the instructor.
This web project is open ended, working within the parameters defined by the instructor.
Students will build one of these three projects under the instructionship of the instructor:
1. A spam email classifier.
2. Taxi availability predictor.
3. Air pollution index PSI predictor.
You will be able to put it on your resume for getting into Data Science related jobs.
Skils you will learn:
- Preparing data: Cleaning, transforming, etc.
- Data retrieval: HTML, API-based
- Data extraction: XML, JSON, HTML
- Basic mathematical statistics
- Intermediate level data visualisation
- Creating simple web services