What is Data Science?
Data Science is a specialised multi-disciplinary field that combines scientific methods, intelligent data capture techniques, processes and systems to extract information and insights from large volumes of data.
It involves a whole process of data collection, processing, cleaning, mining, programming, analysis, visualisation using various models, tools and algorithms to help make meaningful business decisions.
Check out the below video to get a quick overview of Data Science!
How to become a Data Scientist?
Now that you have a basic understanding of Data Science. Are you feeling fascinated by this area?
If yes, and if you want to pursue a career in Data Science, i.e., become a Data Scientist, check out the below video to understand more about what is the role of a Data Scientist and what are the skills, tools etc. what you need to learn to build your career in this fast-growing field.
R vs Python for Data Science
Now that you have understood about data science and the skills needed to be a data scientist. You might start to think which programming language should I master to enter this field. Check out the below video to understand the advantages and disadvantages of R and Python for Data Science.