- Data Analysis
- Data Visualization (DataViz)
- Public Policy
Data Analytics in the Public Sector with R Specialization
Using Data to Inform Public Policy. Learn data analytics skills using the R programming language and how to apply this work to positively impact the public sector.
Skills you will gain
About this Specialization
Applied Learning Project
There is an opportunity to practice all of your R skills within hands-on exercises for each course. In the capstone exercise of course 4, learners will analyze data as part of policy options analysis, create a visualization of the results of the analysis, and make a recommendation based on the results.
How the Specialization Works
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Every Specialization includes a hands-on project. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to complete the Specialization and earn your certificate. If the Specialization includes a separate course for the hands-on project, you'll need to finish each of the other courses before you can start it.
Earn a Certificate
When you finish every course and complete the hands-on project, you'll earn a Certificate that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network.
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