Data Science Program is committed to preparing a distinguished graduate who keeps pace with technological development and is able to compete in the labor market locally, regionally, and internationally through education that keeps pace with international standards, and actively participates in the field of scientific research to serve society and achieve sustainable development goals within the framework of core values and professional ethics.
Data Science Educational Objectives
Graduates of the Data Science program will be:
· Valued professionals in IT industry capable of applying Data Science principles and practices and/or pursuing advanced degrees in computing or related disciplines.
· Ethically, legally, and socially responsible, and productive practitioners in Data Science and related fields.
· Innovators, leaders, and lifelong learners able to respond to technological changes and challenges.
Data Science Learning Outcomes
The program of Data Science enables students to achieve the following outcomes, by the time of graduation:
§ Use appropriate tools and techniques to collect primary data of various types and prepare them for processing qualitative analysis.
§ Applying statistical and analytical techniques to transform large amounts of raw and unstructured data into valuable information.
§ Presenting data and displaying it visually to clarify strategies and/or decisions based on the results of analyzing that data.
§ Extract ideas and insights from analyzed data using artificial intelligence techniques and machine learning algorithms.
§ Develop business development strategies based on the results of analysis, study, and application of models, artificial intelligence techniques, and machine learning.
§ Building efficient models to set correct and close predictions in various fields such as opinion polls, elections, travel reservations, detection of fraud cases, scientific and social studies, and others.
§ Establishing the need for lifelong learning.