What is Data Science

Estimated cost: R1001 – R5000
Field Of Study: Data Science and Computational Thinking
Department Name: School for Data Science and Computational Thinking


This course is non-technical and there is no programming. The outcome is for students to have an appreciation for data science and artificial intelligence, different types of data, the data science life cycle, and the importance of ethics, data quality, metadata management, and data governance in data science.

Entry Requirement: Advanced Certificates/Diploma/or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Blended
Duration: 1 day
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: L Poole
Contact Person Email: latashep@sun.ac.za
Contact Person Phone: (021) 808 3018
Latest Year Offered: 2023