The University of Illinois - Deloitte Foundation Center for Business Analytics


First Course in Foundations of Data Analytics

The First Course in Foundations of Data Analytics consists of 60 hours of curriculum broken up into eight modules that can be used on their own or integrated into existing curriculum. Each module contains multiple lessons, which each include a short video and assigned reading.

  • Module #1: Foundations
  • Module #2: Introduction to Python Programming
  • Module #3: Introduction to Data Analysis
  • Module #4: Statistical Data Analysis
  • Module #5: Introduction to Visualization
  • Module #6: Introduction to Probability
  • Module #7: Exploring Two-Dimensional Data
  • Module #8: Introduction to Kernel Density Estimation

Please complete our brief registration form to access the curriculum. Access to the curriculum will be emailed to you soon after you complete the registration form.

We’ve also included an Instructor’s Guide to provide more detailed information about the content and objectives for the course.

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