Course title

Explorations in Data Science


C or better in both Algebra 1 and Geometry

Course description

In this course students will learn to understand; ask questions of; and represent data through project-based units. The units will give students opportunities to be data explorers through active engagement; developing their understanding of data analysis; sampling; correlation/causation; bias and uncertainty; modeling with data; making and evaluating data-based arguments; and the importance of data in society. At the end of the course; students will have a portfolio of their data science work to showcase their newly developed knowledge and understanding.† This Data Science course has now been approved by the UC/CSU/NCAA to earn ?C? eligibility for the A-G college admission requirements. Furthermore; this course can be taken as an alternative to Algebra 2 or following Algebra 2.Curriculum link:†

School country

United States

School state


School city

Huntington Beach

High school

Huntington Beach High School

School / district Address

1231 S. Hill St.

School zip code


Requested competency code


Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • MTH3
  • 4 years of Math

Approved date

Online / Virtual