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What you will learn

  • Make use of unicode characters and strings

  • Understand the basics of building a search engine

  • Select and process the data of your choice

  • Create email data visualizations

Skills you will gain

Data AnalysisPython ProgrammingDatabase (DBMS)Data Visualization (DataViz)

Learner Career Outcomes

37%

started a new career after completing these courses

38%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

19%

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. 9 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Welcome to the Capstone

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 36 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Unicode Characters and Strings17m
Office Hours in Den Haag, Netherlands3m
Interview: John Resig and Pam Fox - Khan Academy11m
5 readings
Capstone Overview10m
Help Us Learn More About You!10m
Python Textbook10m
Coming from Python 2 - Encoding Data in Python 310m
Capstone Completion Options10m
1 practice exercise
Python for Everybody - A Review
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Building a Search Engine

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 61 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Worked Example: Page Rank - Spidering (Chapter 16)17m
Worked Example: Page Rank - Computation (Chapter 16)15m
Worked Example: Page Rank - Visualization (Chapter 16)6m
Office Hours Detroit, Michigan1m
Interview: Anil Jain - Image Processing11m
2 readings
Building a Search Engine - Introduction10m
Peer Graded Assignment - Instructor Input10m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Exploring Data Sources (Project)

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 9 min), 2 readings
2 videos
Interview: Bruce Schneier - The Security Mindset7m
2 readings
Identifying Your Data Source - Introduction10m
List of Data Sources (Instructional Staff Curated)10m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Spidering and Modeling Email Data

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 49 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Worked Example: Gmane / Mail - Retrieval (Chapter 16)17m
Worked Example: Gmane / Mail - Model (Chapter 16)12m
Office Hours Baltimore, MD1m
Interview: Bruce Schneier - Building Cryptographic Systems11m
1 reading
Spidering and Modeling Email Data - Introduction10m

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