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Harvard University | Professional Certification in Data Science

Jumpstart your career in Data Science - Learn R, statistical concepts and data analysis techniques

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 40,000 + GST (Loan facility available)
  • Work Experience1 - 30 Years
  • Duration6-8 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline
Course Detail

Program Overview
The HarvardX Data Science program prepares you with the necessary knowledge base and useful skills to tackle real-world data analysis challenges. The program covers concepts such as probability, inference, regression, and machine learning.
Throughout the program, R software environment will be used. You will learn R, statistical concepts and data analysis techniques simultaneously. You can better retain R knowledge when you learn how to solve a specific problem. Furthermore, HarvardX has partnered with DataCamp for all assignments, which use code checking technology that will permit you to get hands-on practice during the courses.

Program Benefits
- Cutting edge curriculum including motivating real world case studies
- Learn from key industry leaders for highest degree of practical relevance
- Assisted resume writing with AI-powered resume reviewing and a job board for relevant positions
- Online Q&A sessions by an IIT Alumnus twice during the program

What you'll learn?
- Fundamental R programming skills
- Statistical concepts such as probability, inference, and modelling and how to apply them in practice
- Gain experience with the tidyverse, including data visualisation with ggplot2 and data wrangling with dplyr
- Become familiar with essential tools for practicing data scientists such as Unix/Linux, git and GitHub, and RStudio
- Implement machine learning algorithms
- In-depth knowledge of fundamental data science concepts through motivating real-world case studies

Course Schedule

- Expert Instruction: 9 graduate level courses
- Time Commitment: 1-2 hours per week

Course Modules

Module 1- Data Sciences: R Basics
Module 2- Data Sciences: Visualisation
Module 3- Data Sciences: Probability
Module 4- Data Sciences: Inference & Modelling
Module 5- Data Sciences: Productivity Tools
Module 6- Data Sciences: Wrangling
Module 7- Data Sciences: Linear Regression
Module 8- Data Sciences: Machine Learning
Module 9- Data Sciences: Capstone
Value Adds: Data Science Fundamentals Course 20 Hours of Video Instruction