Data Services

This pathway is designed to develop the competencies necessary to provide services related to data, which can enable the data to be used to draw conclusions or make decisions. An essential focus of this pathway is data stewardship, which involves management and maintenance of data and metadata to ensure quality and integrity. A secondary focus is data analysis, especially the ability to summarize and visualize data to facilitate understanding and communication.

This pathway supports professional work in positions such as Data Librarian, Data Curator, Research Data Manager, Data Steward, Data Scientist, Social Media Manager.


Primary Electives (taught every year)

Secondary Electives

Related Electives

External UBC Courses

Courses in statistics, data analysis, big data