Course Schedule


All Data Matters courses begin at 10 a.m. and run until 4 p.m. Lunch is on your own and a food court is within walking distance. Students may register for one class in each block. Students will need to bring their own laptops to class and will be expected to install any required software before the start of class.

Please note that, due to their popularity, we offer two sections of some courses. For these courses, please pay attention to which instructor you wish to take the class with.

Mon/Tue Block: Introduction to R for Data Science > Specify instructor Duggins or Post

Wed Block: Programming in R > Specify instructor Duggins or Post

Thurs/Fri Block: Intro to Data Mining & Machine Learning > Specify instructor Krishnamurthy or Vatsavai

Data Matters 2018
Course Topics

Block 1
Monday-Tuesday
Block 2
Wednesday
Block 3
Thursday-Friday
Advanced Statistics in R: Generalized Linear Models & Multi-level Modeling

Room: 4107
Instructor:
Din Chen

Text Analysis in R

Room: 4107
Instructors:
Allison Blaine
Markus Wust

Working with Messy Data

Room: 4107
Instructor:
Brown Biggers

Introduction to R for Data Science

Room: Duke Energy AB
Instructor:
Justin Post

Programming in R

Room: Duke Energy AB
Instructor:
Justin Post

Intermediate Programming in R

Room: 4105
Instructor:
Justin Post

Introduction to R for Data Science

Room: Duke Energy CD
Instructor:
Jonathan Duggins

Programming in R

Room: Duke Energy CD
Instructor:
Jonathan Duggins

Introduction to Data Mining and Machine Learning

Room: Duke Energy CD
Instructor:
Ashok Krishnamurthy

Effective Information Visualization

Room: 4505 Viz Lab
Instructor:
Eric Monson

Network Analysis for Data Scientists

Room: 4105
Instructor:
Bill Shi

Introduction to Data Mining and Machine Learning

Room: Duke Energy AB
Instructor:
Raju Vatsavai

Introduction to Python

Room: 4105
Instructor:
Jason Carter

Dynamic/Interactive Visualization

Room: 4505 Viz Lab
Instructor:
Lorin Bruckner

Visualization in Data Science Using R

Room: 4505 Viz Lab
Instructor:
Angela Zoss