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Curriculum

Courses

The CADS curriculum will consist of 9 credits of data science coursework and a 3-credit practicum as outlined below:

  • INLS 761: Data Analysis (1.5 credits)
  • INLS 772: Applied Statistics, Machine Learning and Data Communication (3 credits)
  • INLS 773: Database for Data Science (1.5 credits)
  • INLS 774: Applied Data Ethics (1.5 credits)
  • INLS 775: Applied Data Curation and Management (1.5 credits)
  • INLS 792: Applied Data Science Practicum (3 credits)

Program Path

Students beginning in the Spring will take three semesters of coursework: Spring 1 INLS 761 and 774, Fall INLS 773, 775, and 772, Spring 2 INLS 792 (Practicum)

Students beginning in the Fall will take four semesters of coursework: Fall 1 INLS 773 and 775, Spring 1 INLS 761 and 774, Fall 2 INLS 772, Spring 2 INLS 792 (Practicum)

This program is designed to be completed in consecutive semesters. If you need to take a semester off please email CADS@unc.edu.