Year 9 – Data science

Curriculum KS3 Unit


In this unit, learners will be introduced to data science, and by the end of the unit they will be empowered by knowing how to use data to investigate problems and make changes to the world around them. Learners will be exposed to both global and local data sets and gain an understanding of how visualising data can help with the process of identifying patterns and trends.

Unit guide

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Learning graph

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Summative assessment

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Summative answer

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Lesson 1

Delving into data science

Lesson 2

Global data

Lesson 3

Statistical state of mind

Lesson 4

Data for action

Lesson 5

Clean it up

Lesson 6

Make a change