ABOUT THE COURSE
Introductory level, field with activities, this teacher-led online course for girls aged 12-18 years old permits them to have fun whilst exploring the world of Data Science.
During the 3-days course, girls learn how to collect and analyse the available data online on disappearing species and create a compelling visual story.
Tutorial 1: Storytelling – Discover The Power Of Numbers
This tutorial begins with engaging activities introducing girls to Data Science in a fun way. They explore different examples of data to understand how simply numbers are communicated in our everyday life.
Tutorial 2: Data Analysis – Play With Real World Information
Through this tutorial, girls play with numbers regarding endangered animals. They learn how to collect data online and analyse it using simple formulas. Girls become confident with the use of data.
Tutorial 3: Data Visualisation – Transform Numbers Into A Visual Story
Using the information collected, girls have fun transforming numbers into a visual message through graphs, maps, pie charts and much more.
Tutorial 4: Interactive Presentation ‘Prezi’ – How To Turn Your Opinion Into Impactful Visual Presentations
Following the data analysis and creation of visuals, girls learn how to create a powerful presentation supported by their own data findings.
By the end of the course, each girl develops a professional animated presentation with her own data findings that she proudly presents to the class.
After attending the course, girls feel more confident during the informatics classes at school.
Project created by a student who attended the course.
REGISTER FOR THE COURSE
Want to develop your presentation and analytical skills?
Join this 3-day course to design an animated presentation.
No prior knowledge required.
REGISTER FOR TUTORIAL SESSIONS
Don’t have time to attend the full course?
Join the 3-hour tutorial happening every Wednesday at 13:30.
No prior skills are required.
WHY DATA ANALYSIS ?
- Improves critical thinking to make decisions based on facts and figures
- Develops research, analytical and attention to detail skills
- One of the most in-demand skills on the job market
CREATIVE ACE INSTRUCTOR
Julia Veloso is passionate about Data Science and is actively engaged in helping the global humanitarian world through data analysis at Impact Initiatives. Julia continues her studies at International University of Geneva.