Data Science

The Data Science domain outlines the skills, techniques and competencies required to derive conclusions from information in data to support an information-driven decision culture. It includes project management, data manipulation, statistical techniques, visualization/reporting techniques, communication, fundraising knowledge and strategic thinking – both at intermediate and advanced levels.

Presentation proposals are due Tuesday, October 16th, 2018. Selected speakers will be notified in January. Contact speakers@aprahome.org with questions. 


Who is the Target Audience for this Domain?

Professionals whose job responsibilities include data analytics, or those looking to learn ways to integrate analytics into their day-to-day work.

What are the Body Of Knowledge Competencies for this Domain?

  • Competency 1: Cross Industry Standard Process for Data Mining (CRISP-DM)
  • Competency 2: Project Management
  • Competency 3: Data Manipulation Skills
  • Competency 4: Statistical Techniques and Competencies
  • Competency 5: Visualization/Reporting Techniques and Competencies
  • Competency 6: Communication
  • Competency 7: Fund Raising Knowledge
  • Competency 8: Analytics and Campaign
  • Competency 9: Change Management/Strategic Thinking 

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