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Learner Career Outcomes

44%

started a new career after completing these courses

60%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

25%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 18 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

6 hours to complete

Introduction and Warm up

6 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 43 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
8 videos
Capstone Project Exemplar10m
Project overview and timeline2m
Introduction to (some) social network data7m
Representing social network data as a graph2m
Warm up algorithm 1: Extracting egonets3m
Warm up algorithm 2: Strongly Connected Components5m
Warm up algorithm 2: Strongly connected components, part 210m
4 readings
By the end of this capstone, you will be able to ...10m
Specialization Completion Rewards10m
Capstone Project Overview10m
Capstone Warmup Assignment: Where to get help10m
1 practice exercise
Warm-up Feedback30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Project Definition and Scope

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 50 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Project idea: information flow in a social network12m
Project idea: broadcasting to a Twitter network, part 16m
Project idea: broadcasting to a Twitter network, part 26m
Project idea: detecting communities11m
Analyzing algorithms before implementing11m
2 readings
Preparing to watch the "Project ideas" videos10m
Example Report: Scope and Problem Definition10m
1 practice exercise
End of Week Feedback5m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Capstone Implementation: Mini-project

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 12 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Overview of report9m
1 reading
Sample Project Reports20m
1 practice exercise
End of Week Feedback5m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Capstone Implementation: Full project checkpoint

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 3 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
1 video
1 reading
Content Links to Prevous Courses20m

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