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Durham   Graduate School > Analytics

DATA 801 (01) - Foundations of Data Analytics

Foundations of Data Analytics

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   44  
CRN: 70253
This course introduces students to the principles and practice of analytics. The course emphasizes software tools used in the field of data science and covers topics such as data exploration and imputation, linear modeling, time series forecasting, customer segmentation, multivariate techniques and predictive modeling. Prereq: DATA 800.
Only listed majors in section: ANALYTICS, ANALYTICS CERT, ANALYTICS PP
Instructors: Prashant Mittal
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/18/2020 8/30/2020 TW 9:10am - 1:00pm PBLANE 216
Durham   Graduate School > Analytics

DATA 802 (01) - Analytical Tools and Foundations

Tools and Foundations

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   44  
CRN: 70254
The course introduces students to the tools used in applications of data analytics programming, data management, visualization, and web analytics. Students learn how to use SAS and R programming as well as data visualization tools in a case analysis based environment. Base SAS programming focuses primarily on data extraction from various sources, web scraping, data cleaning and management. The emphasis is on making students proficient in statistical programming languages like SAS, SQL, R, and Python. Prereq: DATA 800.
Only listed majors in section: ANALYTICS, ANALYTICS CERT, ANALYTICS PP
Instructors: Prashant Mittal
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/18/2020 8/30/2020 MW 9:00am - 1:00pm PBLANE 216
Durham   Graduate School > Analytics

DATA 803 (01) - Introduction to Analytics Applications

Intro Analytics Applications

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   44  
CRN: 70255
The course introduces students to various analytics applications including web analytics, Data Mining, Simulation and Text Mining. Students learn these techniques through hands-on case studies from various industries. Prereq: DATA 800.
Only listed majors in section: ANALYTICS, ANALYTICS CERT, ANALYTICS PP
Instructors: Prashant Mittal
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/18/2020 8/30/2020 TR 9:00am - 1:00pm PBLANE 216

DPP 901 (1HY) - Integrative Approaches to Development Policy and Practice

Integrative Approaches

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 70105
This course aims to provide students with a general introduction to the basic core competencies and practical skills required of a "generalist" development practitioner and serves as the foundation course for the curriculum. Case studies will be used to demonstrate the interconnectedness of natural sciences and engineering, social science, health sciences, and management, especially as they relate to communities.
Only listed majors in section: COM DEV PLC PRT, DEV PLICY PRCT
Attributes: Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Instructors: Lee Farrow, Michael Swack
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/8/2020 6/18/2020 MTWRF 1:10pm - 2:30pm PCBE 235
5/18/2020 8/30/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE

DPP 906 (1HY) - Organizational Management and Leadership

Organizational Management

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 70119
Combines theory and practical information for students to learn traditional and contemporary organizational and leadership theories and apply them to their experience in organizations particularly non-profit institutions, non-governmental organizations. The course will focus on personal and inter-personal development such as self-awareness, stress and problem solving, interpersonal skills such as supportive communication, power and influence, motivation and conflict management: group skills such as delegation and team building; and leadership. Permission required.
Only listed majors in section: COM DEV PLC PRT, DEV PLICY PRCT
Attributes: Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Instructors: William Maddocks
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/18/2020 8/30/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
6/8/2020 6/18/2020 MTWRS 3:10pm - 4:30pm PCBE 235
6/6/2020 6/6/2020 S 8:30am - 3:30pm BROWNE TBA

DPP 908 (01) - Policy Seminar

Policy Seminar

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 70121
This seminar will reinforce the multidisciplinary breadth and trans-disciplinary perspective of the master's program, providing students with the opportunity to sharpen critical policy analysis skills. The goal of the course is to help students understand the sources of public policy, that is, why we have various public policies and how to produce professional policy analysis.
Only listed majors in section: COM DEV PLC PRT, DEV PLICY PRCT
Instructors: Stacy VanDeveer
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/8/2020 6/18/2020 MTWRF 8:30am - 11:30am PCBE 115

DPP 961 (1ON) - Community Development Finance

Community Development Finance

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Summer Session IV (06/22/2020 - 07/24/2020)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 70947
This course examines the historic, theoretical, and applied foundations of community development lending and investment. The course critically examines what works, what doesn't work, and how community development financial institutions, investors, government agencies, private donors, and the capital markets have all contributed to the field of community development finance. The course also covers which methodologies, strategies, products, services, organizational models, and evaluation and reporting protocols have the greatest efficacy towards building and improving the industry.
Only listed majors in section: COM DEV PLC PRT, DEV PLICY PRCT
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Michael Swack
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/22/2020 7/24/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE

DPP 962 (1ON) - Public Safety and Community Development

Public Safety

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Summer Session IV (06/22/2020 - 07/24/2020)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 70948
This course will use a multidisciplinary approach to examine the underpinnings of creating the safe, just and predictable communities that are necessary for sustainable development. Various models of government legitimacy will be examined, particularly in light of the rule of law movement. The purposes of criminal justice systems (punishment, rehabilitation, and/or restoration) and the significance of procedural justice will be explored. The latter part of the course will focus specifically on public safety as a precursor to, or component of community development. The effects of collective efficacy, community cohesion, social capital and community level trauma on crime patterns and community engagement will be highlighted. Finally strategies for promoting public safety and engaging vulnerable populations (minorities, women, youth, poor) will be explored, models that join public safety with community development will be highlighted.
Only listed majors in section: COM DEV PLC PRT, DEV PLICY PRCT
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Denise Viera, Sanjeev Sharma
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/22/2020 7/24/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE

DPP 980 (01) - Project Design

Project Design

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 70104
During the first semester, students will identify a community problem or issue, research and analyze the issue in consultation with colleagues and community stakeholders, and design a project. A preliminary design will be submitted at the end of the first semester.
Only listed majors in section: COM DEV PLC PRT, DEV PLICY PRCT
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/8/2020 6/19/2020 MTWRFS 8:30am - 11:30am PCBE 235

DPP 983 (01) - Project Monitoring and Evaluation

Project Evaluation

Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 70120
This semester students will conduct an evaluation of their project and manage closure processes. At the end students will submit a final written report and present it to the faculty and peers. This final project and the final report detailing the project will serve as the capstone course of the program. Prereq: Project Design.
Only listed majors in section: COM DEV PLC PRT, DEV PLICY PRCT
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/5/2020 6/5/2020 F 2:30pm - 4:30pm PCBE 115
6/8/2020 6/18/2020 MTWRFS 1:30pm - 4:30pm PCBE 115
6/19/2020 6/19/2020 F 9:10am - 3:00pm PCBE 115