# Data 8: Foundations of Data Science

UC Berkeley, Summer 2023

## Week 8 Announcements

Aug 7 · 0 min read
• Project 2 is due Wednesday 8/9
• Project 2 Checkpoint is due Monday 8/7
• The final exam will be Friday 8/11 10am-12pm
• Kind reminder to keep discussions civil and respectful to both staff members and other students.

## Week 1

June 19
0 Holiday: No class
June 20
1 Introduction
SlidesVideo
Reading: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3
Homework Homework 01 (Due 6/23)
June 21
2 Cause and Effect
SlidesVideo
Reading: 2
Lab Lab 01: Expressions (Due 6/21)
Lab 01 Worksheet
June 22
3 Tables
SlidesVideoDemo
Reading: 3
June 23
4 Data Types, Building Tables, Census
SlidesVideoDemo
Reading: 4, 5, 6.1, 6.2
Homework Homework 02 (Due 6/27)

## Week 2

June 26
5 Distributions/Charts
SlidesVideoDemo
Reading: 7, 7.1
Lab Lab 02: Table Operations (Due 6/26)
June 27
6 Histograms
SlidesVideoDemo
Reading: 7.2, 7.3
Homework Homework 03 (Due 6/30)
June 28
7 Functions
SlidesVideoDemo
Reading: 8, 8.1
Lab Lab 03: Data Types, Creating & Extending Tables (Due 6/28)
Lab 03: Worksheet
June 29
8 Conditionals and Iteration
SlidesVideoDemo
Reading: 9, 9.1, 9.2
June 30
9 Groups, Pivots, Joins
SlidesDemo
Reading: 8, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4
Homework Homework 04 (Due 7/5)
Project Project 1: World Progress (Due Fri 7/7; Checkpoint Wed 07/5)

## Week 3

July 3
10 Chance
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 9.2, 9.3, 9.4
Lab Lab 04: Functions & Visualizations (Due 7/3)
July 4
0 Holiday: No class
Homework Homework 05 (Due 7/7)
July 5
11 Sampling
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 9.5, 10
Lab Lab 05: Conditional Statements, Iteration, Tables (Due 7/5)
July 6
12 Models
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 10.2, 10.3, 10.4
July 7
13 Comparing Distributions, Decisions/Uncertainty
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 11.1, 11.2, 11.3, 11.4
Homework Homework 06 (Due 7/11)

## Week 4

July 10
14 A/B Testing:
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 11.4, 12.1
Lab Lab 06: Assessing Models (Due 7/10)
July 11
15 Causality
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 12.2
July 12
16 Midterm Review Part 1
Slides
Reading: 12.3
Lab Lab 07: A/B Testing (Due 7/12)
July 13
17 Midterm Review Part 2
Slides
Worksheet
July 14
Exam Midterm Exam (10 AM - 12 PM)

## Week 5

July 17
18 Confidence Intervals
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 13, 13.1, 13.2
Lab Post-Midterm Review
July 18
19 Interpreting Confidence
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 13.3, 13.4
Homework Homework 07 (Due 7/21)
July 19
20 Center and Spread
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 14, 14.1, 14.2
Lab Lab 08: Confidence Intervals (Due 7/19)
July 20
21 The Normal Distribution
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 14.3, 14.4
July 21
22 Sample Means, Designing Experiments
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 14.5, 14.6

Homework Homework 08 (Due 7/25)

## Week 6

July 24
23 Correlation
SlidesDemosVideo
Reading: 15, 15.1
Lab Lab 09: Sample Means (Due 7/24)
July 25
24 Linear Regression
SlidesDemosVideo
Reading: 15.2
Homework Homework 09 (Due 7/28)
July 26
25 Least Squares
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 15.3, 15.4
Lab Lab 10: Climate Part 1 (Due 7/26)
July 27
26 Residuals
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 15.5, 15.6
July 28
27 Regression Inference
SlidesAdditional MaterialsDemoVideo
Reading: 16
Homework Homework 10 (Due 8/1)

## Week 7

July 31
28 Classification
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 17, 17.1, 17.2, 17.3
Lab Lab 11: Climate Part 2
August 1
29 Classifiers
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 17.4
Homework Homework 11 (Due 8/4)
August 2
30 Updating Probabilities
SlidesDemoVideo
Reading: 13, 18
Lab Lab 12: Regression
Project Project 2: Classifying Movies (Due Wed 8/9; Checkpoint Mon 8/7)
August 3
31 Case Study: Computer Vision (Will Furtado)
SlidesDemoVideo
August 4
32 Case Study: Methods for 3D Data Analysis and Visualization (Gabriel Lipkowitz)
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## Week 8

August 7
33 Case Study/Review
Slides
Lab Lab 13: Conditional Probability (due 8/7)
August 8
34 Review
Slides
August 9
35 Review
Lab Final Review Lab
August 10
36 Conclusion/Panel
August 11
Exam Final Exam (10 AM - 12PM)

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