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Making Sense of Data

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Overview

Do you work with surveys, demographic information, evaluation data, test scores, or observation data? Are you interested in making the data you collect more useful by organizing it, analyzing it, and applying it in different ways?

This self-paced, online course is intended for anyone who wants to learn more about how to structure, visualize, and manipulate data. This includes student, educators, researchers, journalists, and small business owners.

Taught by

Joe Hellerstein and Amit Deutsch

Reviews for Making Sense of Data
3.4 Based on 9 reviews

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Maris O
3.0 4 years ago
Maris partially completed this course, spending 4 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
I've completed every part except for the final project, which will not be available until March (actually I think that was March 2014, and the final activity can no longer be done :( - this is a bit disappointing!) There were a few glitches - the geocode for the map would not work on my copy of the tables (but they did provide a link to their table for which it worked). The activity first approach is mostly ok, but sometimes you find you are successfully getting their answers without learning the exact skills they've asked for - it would be good if they added some screen shots to let you calib…
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Santosh G
3.0 4 years ago
Santosh completed this course, spending 1 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
This is a very short beginner level course about data analysis using Google's Fusion Tables. It consists of a final project where you perform data analysis on your own data which I feel is the best thing about this course.
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Manoj M
4.0 4 years ago
Manoj is taking this course right now, spending 4 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
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Tadeush T
4.0 4 years ago
Tadeush completed this course, spending 5 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
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4.0 2 years ago
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Huy H
3.0 4 years ago
Huy completed this course, spending 2 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be very easy.
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Helen H
5.0 4 years ago
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4.0 3 years ago
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Sum L
1.0 3 years ago
Sum completed this course, spending 1 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be very easy.
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