This transformative 12-week bootcamp will arm you with the knowledge and expertise needed to excel in a data science career.
You’ll gain workplace-ready skills, such as collecting and cleaning data for analysis, as well as the ability to use crucial industry tools such as SQL, Git, and Python.
Designed to get you hired, you’ll receive live online instruction, career coaching to land a job you love, professional connections to top employers, and gain insights from various industries. What’s more, throughout the bootcamp you’ll compile a professional-grade portfolio of projects to showcase your skills to potential employers.
Gain an understanding of predictive modelling
Before learning begins, you can set yourself up for success with the preparatory lessons to help you develop foundational data skills.
Then, you’ll start the core course content by delving into predictive modelling – a critical aspect of data science. You’ll learn how to create models that drive decision-making and strategy across various industries.
Discover essential data science tools
Mastering data science requires proficiency in fundamental tools and techniques. You'll work within a programming environment, using Git and UNIX to gather, organise, and share data and projects.
Familiarity with Python, NumPy, and libraries like Matplotlib and Seaborn will become second nature.
Learn how to perform exploratory data analysis
Exploratory data analysis is an important skill for data scientists. You'll learn how to generate visual and statistical analyses using Python and its associated libraries.
This skill will help you approach real-world problems in industries such as finance, marketing, and public policy.
Develop expertise in statistical modelling
Next, you’ll master statistical modelling to elevate your career as a data scientist.
You'll explore study design, model evaluation and optimisation, linear and logistic regression, and classification models. Then, you’ll learn how to collect and connect external data to enhance your models.
Learn how to build machine learning models
Machine learning plays an important role in data science as it can help find patterns and insights within data.
To help develop your understanding of machine learning, you’ll delve into core concepts. This includes the differences between supervised and unsupervised learning, clustering, and natural language processing.
With this understanding, you’ll be able to create advanced data models.
Gain the skills needed to become a data scientist
Your journey to becoming a data scientist doesn't end with technical skills. You'll explore advanced topics and trends, including recommender systems, neural networks, and computer vision models.
Next, you’ll apply your knowledge to different problems to ensure you can take your learning beyond this bootcamp and into the workplace.
Thrive in the age of AI by learning the foundational principles of generative AI, potential ethical/legal implications, best practices, and how to write effective prompts.
How will the skills I learn help me advance in my career?
Data science roles are experiencing rapid growth across industries and the skills you’ll learn on this bootcamp are highly relevant in today's job market.
Whether you're seeking a career change or aiming to enhance your existing data-related skills, this bootcamp equips you for high-paying positions in data science, advanced analytics, business intelligence, and more.
How will I be assessed?
Throughout the bootcamp, you'll work on various projects to reinforce your learning and to allow you to build a robust portfolio. Your capstone project will involve tackling a real-world data problem, from defining the problem statement to presenting your findings.
These assessments will not only test your technical skills but also your ability to apply them in practical scenarios.
What are my financing options?
General Assembly offers a variety of different financing options, including deferred payments at 0% interest with a 12 months grace period, instalment plans, student loans, income share loans and tuition discounts so you can focus on what counts — your education.
Speak to a member of our team to find out more about your options for financing the bootcamp.
What will I receive?
Upon successful completion of the bootcamp, you'll receive a signed certificate of completion.
This certificate, along with your professional portfolio, are valuable assets for showcasing your skills to potential employers.