DS 100: Data Speaks Louder than Words Fall 2022

Instructors

  • Professor Langdon White
    Office Location: MCS/CDS 111 Cummington Mall, 140k, Suite 140
    Office Hours: Weds: 11-12 & 4:30-5:30 (16:30-17:30); Friday 1-3pm (13-15h)
  • Teaching Fellow Graham Albert
    Office Location: 675 Commonwealth Avenue Room 247-A
    Office Hours: Monday/Wednesday 9:00-10:30 AM (9h-10:30h)
  • Course Assistant Bella Ramirez
    Office Location: TBD
    Office Hours: Thursday/Saturday 7-8 PM (19h-20h)
  • Course Assistant Ben Gardiner
    Office Location: TBD
    Office Hours: Friday 12:15-1:25, Monday 1:15-2:15

Course Details

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  • Syllabus PDF Link: <>
  • Class Location: SHA 110
  • Class Time: 3:30-4:45pm (15:30-16:45) Tuesday/Thursday
  • Lab Location: CGS 115 (A2-A3), FLR 152 (A4), MUG 203 (A5)
  • Course Dates: Spring 2022
  • Course Credits: 4

Schedule

Semester Video Playlist: <link>

WeekLecture NumberDateTopicLectureReadingLabAssignment
1109/07/22Introduction1.1, 1.2, 1.3
209/07/221.1, 1.2, 1.3
2109/12/22Overview of DS1.1, 1.2, 1.3
209/12/22Representing Relationships as Tables1.1, 1.2, 1.3
31Numbers, Strings, and Data Types
2Tables
41Census Data & Charts
2Binning & Histograms