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Program overview

 

Data Science is an exciting field of the future. Both individuals and organizations will need to make sense of data and this course was designed to help you dive right into the subject. With this immersive program you will be introduced to the world of decision-making using data over the span of 12 weeks, providing you with a competitive edge in the work arena.

 

Important Dates

Dec 13, 2021 – Application Closes

Dec 19, 2021 – Program start date

Mar 11, 2022 – Program end date

Starting Date

19th December 2021

Program highlights

12 weeks
40 hours per week
Interactive session
From 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Community
A community for posting work updates and having work-related discussions
Shareable certificate
Earn a certificate on completion
Capstone project
Apply what you've learned
Language
Available in English

Application criteria

  • Age 18 years and above.
  • Saudi nationals or individuals whose spouse or mother is Saudi.
  • Very good spoken and written English proficiency.
  • Coding experience: basic level understanding of Object-Oriented Language and syntax (e.g. Java, JavaScript, C++, etc.).
  • Foundational knowledge of statistics.
  • Pass the admissions proccess.
  • Must have a personal laptop with strong internet connection.
  • Commitment to 40 hours per week of live online learning over 12 weeks.

What you will learn from this program

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Part 1: Introduction
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1 - What is Data Science?

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Part 2: Tool Basics

R & the tidyverse, Python for data science, Command line tools & git

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Part 3: Data basics

Data visualization, Inferential statistics

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Part 4: Machine Learning Comprehensive

Core algorithms in R and Python, Natural Language Processing (NLP), Explainable ML, Deep learning

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Part 5: Delivery and Communication Comprehensive

Shiny, Package development, Cloud computing fundamentals

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Part 6: Portfolio & Presentations

Capstone project

Frequently asked questions

You may apply to more than one proram, but you will only be accepted for one (based on your application).

This program is for Saudi nationals.

This program is sponsored by Misk and is free of charge for all participants.

Yes! Once you complete the process, you will receive your graduation certificate.

Contact Us if you still have any questions

Application Process

  • Sign up

    Sign up to Misk Hub and create your profile

  • Apply

    Select this program and click the apply button

  • Evaluation

    We will review your application criteria and decide if this program is right for you.

  • Pre-course assignment submission

    Submit an assignment related to user experience design

  • Pre-course assignment evaluation

    We will review your assignment and decide if this program is right for you.

  • Interview

    Attend one-on-one interview virtually

  • Application confirmation

    Successful applicants will receive an email confirming their program enrollment. We will also share more program-specific information and details about your participation.

Applications closing on 13th December 2021

Share your certificate

Add your program certificate to your resume or share it with your LinkedIn network.

Skills you will gain:

Data Analysis Decision-making Digital

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