In the Interacting with Data free micro-course, you will gain the basic skills you need to work with data in real-world scenarios.
Open to beginners to data science, the course covers the fundamental applications of data in everyday business life. You will also explore the wider legal, ethical and social implications of using data from a range of contexts (such as personal or business data).
By the end of the micro-course, you will be able to apply basic statistics, formulas and techniques to uncover and present trends and patterns in data. You will also develop your understanding of how to best present your findings based on your audience.
Micro-courses are flexible short courses, delivered in
mixed online and face-to-face formats. Currently they are being piloted across Welsh universities with no cost to the learner. You can attend a micro-course to upskill and learn something new, as a pathway to employment, or to have a taste of a specific subject. Digital technology micro-courses at Cardiff Met cover topics that are in demand by industry. Click here to see the other micro-courses at Cardiff Met.