DATA203-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023

Data Science Multivariable Methods

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023


This course develops foundations for data science techniques. The focus of this course is on applications to modern data processing problems. Students will be introduced to multivariate statistical, linear algebra and calculus topics that are needed in data science and related subjects.

Learning Outcomes

  • be familiar with standard techniques in linear algebra relevant to data science
  • be proficient with multivariate calculus techniques in probability
  • develop problem solving skills including via software
  • develop communication skills


One of DATA101, STAT101 or EMTH119; and one of MATH102, MATH199 or EMTH118


Course Coordinator

Christopher Price

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $821.00

International fee $3,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Mathematics and Statistics .

All DATA203 Occurrences

  • DATA203-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023