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Learner Career Outcomes

26%

started a new career after completing these courses

27%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

10%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 7 hours to complete
English

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Week 1

7 hours to complete

A Crash Course in Data Science

7 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 78 min), 8 readings, 9 quizzes
11 videos
What is Data Science?5m
Statistics by example activities11m
Machine learning, the basics13m
Machine learning further reading3m
What is Software Engineering for Data Science?6m
The Structure of a Data Science Project6m
The outputs of a data science experiment6m
The four secrets of a successful data science experiment14m
Data Scientist Toolbox5m
Separating Hype from Value3m
8 readings
Specialization Textbook10m
Grading10m
Pre-Course Survey10m
Statistics by example activities10m
Machine learning10m
The outputs of a data science experiment10m
The four secrets of a successful data science experiment10m
Post-Course Survey10m
9 practice exercises
What is data science?30m
What is statistics good for?30m
Machine learning30m
Quiz: Software Engineering30m
Structure of a Data Science Project30m
The outputs of a data science experiment30m
Defining Success in Data Science30m
Data scientist toolbox30m
Separating hype from value30m

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