VSP 2023

Vancouver Summer Programs at UBC: Statistics and Data Science Courses in UBC

Data Science Essentials: Statistics, Tools and Techniques, July 12 to August 12 2024

Course 1: Statistical Literacy and Reasoning in Data Science

    Dive into the core of data understanding! Develop statistical literacy and reasoning skills to make informed, data-driven decisions. From study design to data collection, you'll master the essentials. Gain hands-on experience through practical exercises, assignments, and a group project. Unlock your potential to organize, analyze, and present data effectively.

Course 2: Data Science Tools and Advanced Modeling Techniques

    Equip yourself with the latest data science tools! Learn data manipulation, advanced statistical models, and delve into the world of neural networks and deep learning. Master Git for version control and collaborative, reproducible research. Leverage statistical reasoning for impactful data storytelling. Elevate your skills in data manipulation, visualization, and communication.

Student Experience

    Participating in the UBC Vancouver Summer Program means mingling with your peers from around the world, exchanging knowledge and experiences, as well as getting a taste of living on one of the most beautiful and vibrant campuses. Exploring the offers from Vancouver city and it’s stunning nature will make a memorable experience.

Program Fee:Total July session cost is 5,825 CAD.

The program fee per student includes:

  • Course materials and tuition fee.
  • Campus accommodation.
  • Shuttle bus transportation to and from airport.
  • Vancouver city tour.
  • Orientation and farewell events.
  • Social activities (additional fees may apply to some social activities).

Contact us

Biljana Jonoska Stojkova, PhD, b.stojkova@stat.ubc.ca

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