Applied Data Science: Communication & Visualization

Diplôme / certificat de l’institution de formation

Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) > EPFL Extension School

Lieu de formation

A distance

Langue d'enseignement


Type de formation

Formation continue: formations longues

Modalités temporelles

À la carte

Thèmes de formation

Études et formations en informatique


7.566.2.0 - 7.563.2.0

Mise à jour 10.05.2021


Description de la formation


  • Learn best practices in two critical areas of the data science pipeline: communication and visualization
  • Learn the tools and techniques needed to produce graphics that give more insight into exploratory data analysis, and deliver data findings with greater impact to a diverse audience

15 ECTS credits will be awarded to learners who successfully complete the program.

Plan de la formation

The program includes four courses and a customizable capstone project:

  • Basic Data Science Reports
  • Advanced Data Science Reports
  • Interactive Data Science Visualization
  • Customized Dashboards
  • Capstone Project


Conditions d’admission

This course is taught at intermediate level. The students should have the following skills and abilities prior to registering for this course:

  • English at B2 level
  • A computer with a webcam, microphone and a minimum internet connection of 2Mbps download / 512kbps upload, enabling you to stream videos with sound and to effectively participate in video chats
  • Understanding of data wrangling
  • Prior experience with any programming language

Lien sur l'admission


CHF 490.- per month


  • Diplôme / certificat de l’institution de formation

Learners who successfully complete the program earn an EPFL COS (Certificate of Open Studies) Diploma

Infos pratiques

Lieu / adresse

  • A distance

Déroulement temporel

Début des cours

We enroll learners in this course on a rolling basis.

Durée de la formation

450 hours.
Self-paced, online learning.
Learners will move through the coursework most easily when they can commit to a minimum of 5-10 hours per week.

Modalités temporelles

  • À la carte

Langue d’enseignement

  • anglais