Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Data Analytics Certificate

Subject:  Administered by the School of Computing.
Plan:  Consists of 15.0 units as described below.
Program:  The Plan will lead to a Certificate in Data Analytics.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2020-2021 Calendar for the previous requirements.

1. Core
A. Complete the following:
CISC 251Data Analytics3.00
CISC 351Advanced Data Analytics3.00
CISC 451Topics in Data Analytics3.00
B. Select 3.00 units from the following:3.00
Introduction to Statistics
2. Option
A. Select 3.00 units from the following:3.00
Data Analysis for Biologists
Digital Societies
Advanced Data Management Systems
Human Resource Analytics
Applied Data Science in Molecular Medicine
Advanced Statistical Inference
Sociology of Information and Communication Technology
Surveillance and Society
Statistics and Probability II
Probability I
Statistical Programming with SAS and Applications
Total Units15.00

3. Notes

A. All 2.A. Option Courses require discipline-specific prerequisites.

B. No more than 6.0 units of core and option courses may be counted toward the requirements of both the Certificate and another program.

C. No more than 6.0 units of core and option courses may be transfer credits from outside Queen’s University.

Data Analytics Course List

The following list contains courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.5 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Statistics Course Options
BIOL 243Introduction to Statistics3.00
CHEE 209Analysis Of Process Data3.50
COMM 162Managerial Statistics3.00
ECON 250Introduction to Statistics3.00
GPHY 247Introduction to Statistics3.00
KNPE 251Introduction to Statistics3.00
NURS 323Introduction to Statistics3.00
POLS 385Introduction to Statistics3.00
PSYC 202Statistics in Psychology3.00
SOCY 211Introduction to Statistics3.00
STAM 200Introduction to Statistics3.00
STAT 263Introduction to Statistics3.00
STAT 252Introductory Applied Probability3.00
STAT 367Engineering Data Analysis4.00