Explore KSACs by Pathway

Explore Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Credentials (KSACs) by IT Pathway.

1. The Role of Data and Analytics

Label KSAC Description Bloom's Taxonomy Level Cross-Cutting
a Explain the importance of data and what data represent knowledge 1
b Differentiate common data typologies, including structured vs. unstructured, numeric vs. text, root vs. derived knowledge 3 Data Analytics 1d
c Explain potential uses/applications given a source and type of data knowledge 1
d Demonstrate how data can be used to reduce uncertainty and risk related to decisions and decision-making ability 2
e Explain and demonstrate how differences in data and desired outcomes impact the appropriateness of data analysis techniques (e.g., descriptive vs. diagnostic vs. predictive vs. statistical) knowledge 2 Data Analytics 5c, Machine Learning 1b