Full course description
Data Literacy is the ability to read, think, and communicate with data and has become a core skill needed for today's data-rich society. Acquiring this skill has the potential to impact almost every aspect of our professional and personal lives. This badge will teach STEM and non-STEM majors the basics of data, data visualization, data interpretation, data analytics, and data communication. Thinking and communicating with data have become critical skills needed for today's data-rich society that can be used in any field. Businesses are constantly making data-driven decisions. That’s why it is important for you to be able to effectively interpret data and convey your ideas. These competencies have the potential to impact almost every aspect of your professional and personal life.
The data interpretation micro-credential will teach you the basic concepts of data and how to apply these critical skills to communicate decisions based on data. This badge is intended for any student affiliated with FIU (for FIU Develop it is targeted at students who are affiliated with FIU through a partnership grant).