University of California San Diego

Deploying Machine Learning Models

This course is part of Python Data Products for Predictive Analytics Specialization

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Ilkay Altintas
Julian McAuley

Instructors: Ilkay Altintas

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10 hours (approximately)
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What you'll learn

  • Project structure of interactive Python data applications

  • Python web server frameworks: (e.g.) Flask, Django, Dash

  • Best practices around deploying ML models and monitoring performance

  • Deployment scripts, serializing models, APIs

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There are 5 modules in this course

Welcome to the first week of Deploying Machine Learning Models! We will go over the syllabus, download all course materials, and get your system up and running for the course. We will also introduce the basics of recommender systems and differentiate it from other types of machine learning

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5 videos3 readings3 quizzes2 discussion prompts

This week, we will learn how to implement a similarity-based recommender, returning predictions similar to an user's given item. We will cover how to optimize these models based on gradient descent and Jaccard similarity.

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4 videos3 quizzes

This week, we will learn about Python web server frameworks and the overall structure of interactive Python data applications. We will also cover some tips for best practices on deploying and monitoring your applications.

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3 videos1 reading2 quizzes

For this final project, you will build a recommender system of your own. Find a dataset, clean it, and create a predictive system from the dataset. This will help prepare you for the upcoming capstone, where you will harness your skills from all courses of this specialization into one single project!

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2 readings1 peer review1 discussion prompt

Time to put all your hard work to the test! This capstone project consists of four components, each drawing from a separate course in this specialization. It's time to show off everything you've learned from this specialization.

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1 video1 reading1 peer review1 discussion prompt


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4.4 (5 ratings)
Ilkay Altintas
University of California San Diego
14 Courses485,103 learners
Julian McAuley
University of California San Diego
5 Courses30,178 learners

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