Community Data Science

Confidently lead the way in data-driven decisions

Urban, suburban, rural and remote communities are increasingly inundated with vast amounts of data. This data is fast becoming a critical tool to help make communities of all sizes more sustainable, equitable and resilient. 

Making data-driven, land-use infrastructure and policy decisions requires planners, engineers, local policy-makers and managers to understand the numerous options and design choices they face. This is where our Community Data Science course comes in.

Theory and Practice (CDSC101)

This foundational course is designed to build your understanding of quantitative community data usage and research.

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