Course Acknowledgments

The content and structure of Data 101 have been designed and developed over the years thanks to many dedicated faculty and instructors at UC Berkeley.

Valuable and essential instructional contributors (alphabetical order): Joe Hellerstein, Lakshya Jain, Aditya Parameswaran, and Lisa Yan.


Academic Honesty policy and closing words adapted from Data 140. Course Culture inspired and adapted with permission from Grace O’Connell, the Asssociate Dean for Inclusive Excellence, and the Fall 2023 CS 39 Syllabus by Lisa Yan and Sarah Chasins ~

Data Science Education

Interested in bringing the Data Science major or curriculum to your academic institution? If you are an instructor, please fill out this form if you would like support from Berkeley in offering some variant of our Data Science courses at your institution (or just to let us know that you’re interested). Information about the courses appear at and If you are only interested in learning Python or data science, please look at our Data 8 or Data 100 websites mentioned above.