How to build data literacy on campus

Resources on building data literacy skills for students, researchers and leadership

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The data age is here, but is higher education prepared? With AI, algorithms and analytics now part of daily life, universities need to make sure their students are prepared for the new normal, that researchers are at the cutting edge of data strategy and that institutional leaders are data savvy too. This collection of resources offers advice on integrating data literacy into the curriculum, how researchers can manage and present their data and how to get started with data visualisation.

Four things to prioritise when teaching students data literacy

Successful data science education requires a holistic approach that involves modifications in how we teach data sciences and reinforcement of lessons throughout the course, writes Ellen Bell

Ellen Bell

University of East Anglia

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Two scientists in white coats discuss over a laptop
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