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Data Science Course (Part-time)

Data Science Course (Part-time)


Moringa Data Science Part-Time - Prep Application

Start your data science career by joining our part-time classes today. The classes are live, with real-time support, practical sessions, and projects. You will get to experience the best of online and in-person learning with our enriched virtual model.

What is Data Science?

Data science is the discipline concerned with extracting knowledge from different types of data. Organizations and businesses then use these insights to make decisions. The Moringa School Part-time Data Science course prepares you for a wide range of careers in business, health, engineering, and other industries.


Apply today for our next part-time Data Science class that starts on May 2nd 2022.


Why study at Moringa

Interactive learning experience

  • Students get enriched learning experiences through group-based work, teacher lead instruction, and course content
  • Regular in-person check-ins once a week to ensure that students are on track with their coursework
  • A combination of online and in-person learning provides better support for students who need additional sessions with instructors

Market Inspired Course Content

You will use technologies and tools that are being used in the real world to gain relevant skills. The curriculum at Moringa School is designed to meet the current and future needs of businesses and organizations.


Learning Schedule

Days: Mondays,Wednesdays & Fridays

Time: 6pm-9pm

Self directed content

Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays

Time: 6pm- 9pm

Virtual Classroom

Day: Saturday (Optional)

Time 9am-12pm

In-person session at the Campus


Data Science Part-Time - Prep (8 weeks)

Moringa School’s Data Science Part-Time - Prep is the introductory stage of Data Science Part-Time Program. After Data Science Part-Time - Prep, you will get the skills to learn various tools and tactics that are taught in the Data Science Part-Time - Core program.

You’ll interact with data and learn the basic principles of data science. At the end of the course, you’ll know how to use tools such as Pandas and NumPy. You’ll also be able to use Python and SQL and understand how to manage and contribute to projects.

To join data science prep you require to:

  • Have a basic understanding of mathematics and statistics concepts
  • Complete an assesment testing your proficiency in probability and statistics
  • Have access to a well functioning laptop ideally atleast 8GB RAM, core i5, 500GB


8 Weeks
Online and In-person Learning
KSH 50,000 (USD 500)
Topics Covered

  • Python fundamentals using numpy and pandas
  • Introduction to Databases
  • Visualization In Code and Tableau
Learning Outcomes for Data Science Part-Time - Prep

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Python programming. Recall the basics of Python programming for data science.
  • SQL programming. Obtain and manipulate data from various types of databases using the SQL language.
  • Evaluate the integrity of data by making decisions on data quality issues
  • Perform the extraction, querying, and aggregation of data for analysis in multiple projects through common techniques and tools



Data Science Part-Time - Core (25 weeks)

Data Science Part-Time - Core is the stage at which you learn the advanced data science concepts and tools. After this stage, you will be a competent data scientist who can create, supervise, audit, and execute complex projects


25 Weeks
Online and In-person learning
KSH 150,000 (USD 1,500)


Topics covered

  • Descriptive analytics
  • Sampling distribution time series
  • Hypothesis testing
  • Regressions
  • Decision trees
  • KNN(K-Nearest Neighbours)
  • Neural Networks
  • Unsupervised learning algorithms
  • Fundamentals of the R Language
  • Supervised Learning Survey in R
  • Unsupervised Learning Survey in R


Learning Outcomes from Data Science Part-Time - Core

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Apply various types of Sampling methods to data collection
  • Manipulate data with R
  • Explore Data cleaning with R
  • Present insights and recommendations from data




Q. Do you guarantee employment upon completion of this course?
A. No. What we guarantee is career-ready skills. Our courses are practical and relevant to the market. That is why many of our graduates find jobs. Moringa School offers support through training and informing graduates of job opportunities. Graduates then apply and some get these jobs. Other graduates have found jobs without our direct support while others have ventured into freelancing and entrepreneurship. Moringa School is proud to have helped all these brilliant young people achieve their career goals.