Info Session @ Bitmaker General Assembly: Data Science

During this event, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about all aspects of our students’ journeys to shift their careers to the data science realm. The night will consist of the chance to chat with our Admissions team, a course instructor, and the career coach. 

This is a great way to:

  • Get to know a Data Science instructor. They'll share their insights on our curriculum, teaching philosophy, and in-class mentorship

  • Understand the admissions process, including what we look for in students and what can influence student success

  • Meet our Career Coach, Alyx, who will explain how she supports your career search during and after the program to help you get your first data role after graduation

Bring your questions! We want you to come away knowing what your life in and post-Bitmaker could be.

About Data Science

Immersive, 12-week course

Want to become an expert at harnessing data? This is how it’s done. In this intensive, fully immersive 12-week course, we'll teach you everything you need to know to unlock your spot in one of the fastest-growing industries.

  • Learn from professional developers

  • Get practical, career-ready skills

  • Ongoing career placement support

In this program, you’ll take on real world problems by analyzing data sets for insights and presenting findings using statistics, programming, data modeling, and business knowledge.

  • Git, UNIX, & Relational Databases
    Gather, store, and organize your data using your basic data science toolkit: SQL, Git, and UNIX.

  • Data Analysis & Python

    Perform visual and statistical analysis on data using Python and its associated libraries and tools.

  • Machine Learning, Modeling Techniques, and Big Data
    Explore the differences between supervised and unsupervised learning through the application of various modeling techniques such as classification, regression, and clustering.

  • Critical Thinking & Synthesis
    Apply your analysis and modeling skills to real world data problems in fields like finance, marketing, and public policy.

  • Visualization, Presentation, and Reporting

    Learn to create reproducible presentations and reports and use data visualization tools to present your findings to key stakeholders.

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Accessibility Info:

Entrance is off King Street West, and has a short flight of stairs with railings on each side. Doors are not motorized/automatic.

The building has an elevator with a 34-inch wide doorway. The doorways to each floor are 35 inches wide.

Washrooms are available on each floor, with 3rd floor designated as gender neutral, gendered washrooms available on 2nd. There are two narrow stalls in the left-most washrooms, and one stall and urinal in each of the right-side.

Our classroom tables on the third floor are readily moveable, whereas the table arrangement on the second floor is more fixed.

Please let us know how we can accommodate you within the confines of our space.

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