Delving into data science

In this lesson you will be introduced to data science, and in particular, how visualising data can help us to provide insights that may not be as obvious when looking at raw data.

Video

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Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

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Quiz:

Delving into data science –

Helping you to assess what you have learnt throughout this lesson

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Which of the following is the most accurate definition of data science?

1/3

Q2.Which of the following best describes a data visualisation?

2/3

Q3.Is the following a visualisation or an infographic?

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Delving into data science –

Helping you to assess what you have learnt throughout this lesson

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Which of the following is the most accurate definition of data science?

1/3

Q2.Which of the following best describes a data visualisation?

2/3

Q3.Is the following a visualisation or an infographic?

3/3

Lesson summary: Delving into data science

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