Undergraduate Study

DATA1001 Foundations of Data Science

General Information

DATA1001 is a Junior (or first-year) unit.

  • Credit point value: 6CP.
  • Classes per week: Three lectures and two tutorials.
  • Email contact address:
    Students: please check if your question can be answered by referring to the FAQ page before emailing us. If you decide to email us please include your name and SID.

Students have the right to appeal any academic decision made by the School or Faculty. For further information, see the Science Faculty web site.

You may also view the description of DATA1001 in the University's course search database.

Information sheet for DATA1001

All students should read the information sheet. The information includes (for example) details of the assessment procedure, including dates of assessment tasks.

Answers to frequently asked questions

See the main junior mathematics page for information relating to all junior mathematics units, and see in particular the Junior Maths FAQ page.

Class representatives

Charlie Hobman, Alexander Huang, Xinyi (Celia) Li, Matt Lucock, Hannah Sung and Chanel Tattler have volunteered to be your class representatives. They will meet shortly with the Head of School. We would like to know what you like about the unit and where things can be improved. If you have any issues you would like discussed, please email your representatives and let them know your views.

Exam consults

Tuesday June 12: 9-11am (Liana): RCoding Drop In
Thursday June 14: 1-3pm (Liana): RCoding Drop In
Tuesday June 19: 9-10:30am (Di)
Friday June 22: 9-11am (Floris)
Monday June 25: 9-11am (Tom)
Tuesday June 26: 9-11am (Di)
Wednesday June 27 (Exam)

Online Resources

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