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Grade 8-12

Introduction to Data Science from Scratch

by Rahul Balwaik | Science FREE

5 Lessons 51:12
  1. 1. Basic Introduction 2:09
  2. 2. Introduction to Data Science: What Is Data Science? 13:46
  3. 3. Statistics Basics: Statistical Description and Definition 14:13
  4. 4. Distributions: What Are Frequency Distributions 6:32
  5. 5. Data Presentation: Graphical and Numerical 14:32

Grade 8-12


NGSS Standards



About the course

Data Science is a set of fundamental principles that guide the extraction of valuable information and knowledge from data. This course will introduce you with the fundamental concepts and tools needed to understand the Data Science field from the basics. Major focus of the course will be on building the right foundation to pursue a challenging career into Data Science. This course will help you understand how to use data analysis tools, and especially, provide an opportunity to utilize an open source data analysis tool, R, for data manipulation, analysis, and visualization and also gain hands on experience in working with Python.


  • Analytics
  • Data Science
  • Math
  • Statistics
  • STEM


Hi! My name is Rahul and I am an Adjunct Professor at Saint Peter's University. I hold a Masters degree in Business and Science from Rutgers University, NJ, USA along with a Masters in Technology from VJTI, Mumbai, India. I have been a tutor, mentor and a guide to a whole bunch of students from India and US. I also currently work as an IT Project Manager at r-pac International Corp and has experience in the field of business analytics along with being certified with Google Analytics and Bloomberg Market Concepts. My favorite part of tutoring is helping students and inspire them to achieve more.

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