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Hours to complete

Approx. 7 hours to complete

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Available languages

English

Subtitles: English, Arabic

Skills you will gain

Predictive ModellingPython ProgrammingData AnalysisData Visualization (DataViz)Model Selection
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Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 7 hours to complete

Suggested: This course requires approximately two hours a week for six weeks....
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English, Arabic

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Importing Datasets

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Reading
5 videos (Total 15 min), 6 quizzes
Video5 videos
Understanding the Data2m
Python Packages for Data Science2m
Importing and Exporting Data in Python4m
Getting Started Analyzing Data in Python4m
Quiz5 practice exercises
Understanding the Data4m
Python Packages for Data Science4m
Importing and Exporting Data in Python4m
Getting Started Analyzing Data in Python4m
Importing Datasets16m
Week
2
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Data Wrangling

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Reading
6 videos (Total 19 min), 6 quizzes
Video6 videos
Dealing with Missing Values in Python5m
Data Formatting in Python3m
Data Normalization in Python3m
Binning in Python1m
Turning categorical variables into quantitative variables in Python2m
Quiz5 practice exercises
Dealing with Missing Values in Python6m
Data Formatting in Python4m
Data Normalization in Python4m
Turning categorical variables into quantitative variables in Python4m
Data Wrangling12m
Week
3
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Exploratory Data Analysis

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Reading
6 videos (Total 18 min), 6 quizzes
Video6 videos
Descriptive Statistics4m
GroupBy in Python3m
Correlation2m
Correlation - Statistics2m
Analysis of Variance ANOVA3m
Quiz5 practice exercises
Descriptive Statistics4m
GroupBy in Python4m
Correlation4m
Correlation - Statistics4m
Exploratory Data Analysis14m
Week
4
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Model Development

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Reading
6 videos (Total 26 min), 6 quizzes
Video6 videos
Linear Regression and Multiple Linear Regression6m
Model Evaluation using Visualization4m
Polynomial Regression and Pipelines4m
Measures for In-Sample Evaluation3m
Prediction and Decision Making5m
Quiz5 practice exercises
Linear Regression and Multiple Linear Regression4m
Model Evaluation using Visualization4m
Polynomial Regression and Pipelines4m
Measures for In-Sample Evaluation4m
Model Development15m
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Top Reviews

By OAJul 13th 2018

I have been looking for a very non-complicated course on data analysis and I hit the Jackport with this course! Very simplified and explanatory. You should definitely take the course

By UDAug 6th 2018

I like this one very much. Yes, the course was difficult but easy to follow and enjoyable. Thank you for making me think a lot, and thank you for all your hardwork.

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Joseph Santarcangelo

Ph.D., Data Scientist at IBM
IBM Developer Skills Network

About IBM

IBM offers a wide range of technology and consulting services; a broad portfolio of middleware for collaboration, predictive analytics, software development and systems management; and the world's most advanced servers and supercomputers. Utilizing its business consulting, technology and R&D expertise, IBM helps clients become "smarter" as the planet becomes more digitally interconnected. IBM invests more than $6 billion a year in R&D, just completing its 21st year of patent leadership. IBM Research has received recognition beyond any commercial technology research organization and is home to 5 Nobel Laureates, 9 US National Medals of Technology, 5 US National Medals of Science, 6 Turing Awards, and 10 Inductees in US Inventors Hall of Fame....

About the IBM Data Science Professional Certificate Specialization

Data Science has been ranked as one of the hottest professions and the demand for data practitioners is booming. This Professional Certificate from IBM is intended for anyone interested in developing skills and experience to pursue a career in Data Science or Machine Learning. This program consists of 9 courses providing you with latest job-ready skills and techniques covering a wide array of data science topics including: open source tools and libraries, methodologies, Python, databases, SQL, data visualization, data analysis, and machine learning. You will practice hands-on in the IBM Cloud using real data science tools and real-world data sets. It is a myth that to become a data scientist you need a Ph.D. This Professional Certificate is suitable for anyone who has some computer skills and a passion for self-learning. No prior computer science or programming knowledge is necessary. We start small, re-enforce applied learning, and build up to more complex topics. Upon successfully completing these courses you will have done several hands-on assignments and built a portfolio of data science projects to provide you with the confidence to plunge into an exciting profession in Data Science. In addition to earning a Professional Certificate from Coursera, you will also receive a digital Badge from IBM recognizing your proficiency in Data Science. LIMITED TIME OFFER: Subscription is only $39 USD per month for access to graded materials and a certificate....
IBM Data Science Professional Certificate

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