- Students should have their own laptop
- Students should have done a form of advanced statistics course (Calculus, Probability and Statistics courses taken that are equivalent to 2nd year university level)
- Students should have some experience in programming (C++, R, Python e.t.c.)
- Students should show commitment and enthusiasm!
- Week 1 - Introduction to R
- Week 2 - Processing Data in R
- Week 3 - R and Statistics
- Week 4 - Building Applications in R
- Week 5 - Presentation in R
The total cost of participating in this data science jam is Ksh. 10,000, part of which will be refundable upon successful completion of the course. This fee will go towards covering the cost of learning materials and meals for participants during the course.
If you are interested in joining this course, kindly send a short resume/CV and an accompanying motivation essay (450 words or less) telling us why you are interested in a career in Data Science to [email protected]by 20th June 2015. Classes will run from2:00 pm to 4:00 pm on weekdays.At the end of the six weeks, students will receive a certificate of completion.