Principles of Data Literacy

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Why Principles of Data Literacy?

This no-code course introduces the foundational how’s and why’s of data. How do statistics help us make conclusions from data? Why is good design critical for communicating data stories through data viz? What are the different kinds of analysis we can perform on a dataset? This course will help you feel empowered to answer these questions (and more!) and work with data with confidence.

Take-Away Skills

You will learn how to evaluate data quality, interpret statistical conclusions, create and read data visualizations, and analyze data responsibly.

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  1. 1
    Explore the world of data through case studies, and learn about collection methods and data quality.
  2. 2
    Become wise in the ways of statistical thinking with this approachable yet hearty introduction.
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    Bring data and visualization together to tell compelling data stories with eye-catching visuals.
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    Cover your analysis bases by learning to make informed data decisions and manage bias in its many forms.
  5. 5
    Congratulations on completing the course!

How you'll master it

Stress-test your knowledge with quizzes that help commit syntax to memory

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Course Description

Discover the world of data in this fully conceptual course where you will learn how to think about, visualize, and analyze data.

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Earn a certificate of completion
6 hours to complete in total
Beginner

Explore the world of data through case studies, and learn about collection methods and data quality.

1 lesson, 1 quiz, 1 article

2 lessons, 1 quiz, 1 article

1 lesson, 1 article, 1 quiz

1 article