Introduction to Data Science with Python

Estimated cost: R5001 – R10 000
Field Of Study: Data Science and Computational Thinking
Department Name: School for Data Science and Computational Thinking


Distinguish between and understand the use of data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence in the context of data. Interpret large data sets through visualisation techniques and through reports. Apply data science and statistical methods to make inference for decision making. Write and implement a Python programme to infer from data. Consider ethics as related to data science when designing a data science project. Develop computational thinking skills in the context of data science.

Entry Requirement: Advanced Certificates/Diploma/or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Competence
Delivery Mode: Online
Duration: 6 weeks
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: L Poole
Contact Person Email:
Contact Person Phone: (021) 808 3018
Latest Year Offered: 2023