University of Glasgow
Generative Pre-trained Transformers (GPT)
University of Glasgow

Generative Pre-trained Transformers (GPT)

Taught in English

Some content may not be translated

3,662 already enrolled

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Mary Ellen Foster
Sean MacAvaney
Jake Lever

Instructors: Mary Ellen Foster

4.5

(20 reviews)

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

12 hours to complete
3 weeks at 4 hours a week
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • You will learn the foundations, implementations, applications, and risks of GPT.

Details to know

Shareable certificate

Add to your LinkedIn profile

Assessments

12 assignments

See how employees at top companies are mastering in-demand skills

Placeholder
Placeholder

Earn a career certificate

Add this credential to your LinkedIn profile, resume, or CV

Share it on social media and in your performance review

Placeholder

There are 3 modules in this course

This module introduces the concept of language modelling, which is the foundation of models like GPT.

What's included

6 videos1 reading4 assignments3 ungraded labs

This module describes the technical background for neural language models and an overview of how they are used to generate text.

What's included

10 videos1 reading4 assignments4 ungraded labs

This module discusses considerations that are necessary when using GPT and similar models in real-world contexts, specifically discussing the risks of using these models and approaches to mitigating these risks.

What's included

7 videos12 readings4 assignments1 ungraded lab

Instructors

Instructor ratings
4.3 (7 ratings)
Mary Ellen Foster
University of Glasgow
1 Course3,662 learners

Offered by

Recommended if you're interested in Machine Learning

Why people choose Coursera for their career

Felipe M.
Learner since 2018
"To be able to take courses at my own pace and rhythm has been an amazing experience. I can learn whenever it fits my schedule and mood."
Jennifer J.
Learner since 2020
"I directly applied the concepts and skills I learned from my courses to an exciting new project at work."
Larry W.
Learner since 2021
"When I need courses on topics that my university doesn't offer, Coursera is one of the best places to go."
Chaitanya A.
"Learning isn't just about being better at your job: it's so much more than that. Coursera allows me to learn without limits."

Learner reviews

Showing 3 of 20

4.5

20 reviews

  • 5 stars

    65%

  • 4 stars

    30%

  • 3 stars

    0%

  • 2 stars

    0%

  • 1 star

    5%

RH
5

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2024

CP
5

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2024

New to Machine Learning? Start here.

Placeholder

Open new doors with Coursera Plus

Unlimited access to 7,000+ world-class courses, hands-on projects, and job-ready certificate programs - all included in your subscription

Advance your career with an online degree

Earn a degree from world-class universities - 100% online

Join over 3,400 global companies that choose Coursera for Business

Upskill your employees to excel in the digital economy

Frequently asked questions