A low-cost & high-quality guide to begin your own journey.
First, what is Data Science? Wikipedia claims it to be:
“Data science is an interdisciplinary field that uses scientific methods, processes, algorithms and systems to extract knowledge and insights from structured and unstructured data, and apply knowledge and actionable insights from data across a broad range of application domains.”
In this domain, there are several job roles and subfields forming as it evolves. I imagine that over time, saying you ‘do data science’ will be equivalent to saying you ‘do science’ or ‘do programming’. It’ll require more nuance and specification…